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Table 5 Per-firm entry thresholds for Slovakia in 2010, 2001, and 1995 for pharmacies, doctors and dentists (spatial model)

From: Market structure and competition in the healthcare industry

  Pharmacies Physicians Dentists
  1995 2001 2010 1995 2001 2010 1995 2001 2010
Total threshold population
\(S_1\) 3845 4876 3335 2360 1959 1532 3007 2436 2529
\(S_2\) 10,479 13,893 7159 3685 2828 2424 7150 5610 4928
\(S_3\) 22,487 24,512 10,990 6103 4369 3587 11,609 8616 7033
\(S_4\) 26,362 36,616 15,002 8564 5982 4626 15,316 11,195 9274
\(S_5\) 42,731 47,685 18,306 10,187 7574 5845 18,087 14,379 11,194
\(S_6\) 53,412 69,686 22,191 12,824 8857 6772 21,872 17,123 14,575
\(S_7\)   83,281 27,786 16,314 10,033 7850 26,694 20,559 17,826
Threshold population per firm
\(s_1\) 3845 (292) 4876 (420) 3335 (243) 2360 (114) 1959 (71) 1532 (49) 3007 (178) 2436 (102) 2529 (115)
\(s_2\) 5240 (282) 6946 (429) 3580 (166) 1842 (51) 1414 (27) 1212 (21) 3575 (147) 2805 (82) 2464 (71)
\(s_3\) 7496 (349) 8171 (395) 3663 (130) 2034 (47) 1456 (22) 1196 (16) 3870 (130) 2872 (67) 2344 (52)
\(s_4\) 6591 (238) 9154 (356) 3750 (107) 2141 (44) 1495 (20) 1156 (14) 3829 (105) 2799 (57) 2319 (43)
\(s_5\) 8546 (272) 9537 (313) 3661 (88) 2037 (35) 1515 (18) 1169 (12) 3617 (83) 2876 (51) 2239 (35)
\(s_6\) 8902 (246) 11,614 (343) 3698 (77) 2137 (34) 1476 (16) 1129 (11) 3645 (74) 2854 (43) 2429 (34)
\(s_7\)   11,897 (310) 3969 (74) 2331 (34) 1433 (14) 1121 (10) 3813 (70) 2937 (40) 2547 (33)
  1. Standard errors are in parenthesis