Table 3

Association between V-Dem Liberal Democracy Index and excess mortality per 100 000 population (n=75)

VariableChange in excess mortality per 100 000 for one-unit change in variableP value95% CI
V-Dem Liberal Democracy Index (LDI)−2.180.004−3.64 to −0.72
Age ≥65 years (%)13.3<0.0017.19 to 19.4
Population female (%)3.310.46−5.65 to 12.3
GDP per capita (current US$)−0.0010.15−0.003 to 0.0005
UHC Service Coverage Index−3.870.11−8.70 to 0.96
  • R2=0.39.

  • GDP, gross domestic product; UHC, Universal Health Coverage.