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Table 4 Health efficiency DEA models

From: Technical efficiency of provincial public healthcare in South Africa

ModelsDEA modelNumber of variablesVariable description
Health model 1CRS2Total health expenditure and infant mortality rate
Health model 1CRS2Total health staff and infant mortality rate
Health model 1CRS3Total health expenditure, total health staff and infant mortality rate
Health model 1VRS2Total health expenditure and infant mortality rate
Health model 1VRS2Total health staff and infant mortality rate
Health model 1VRS3Total health expenditure, total health staff and infant mortality rate
  1. CRS constant returns to scale and VRS = Variable returns to scale