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Question: Have you taken part in a demonstration, might you do that, or would you never under any circumstances do that?
Choices: "Have done it in the past year" "Have done it in the more distant past" "Have not done it but might do it" "Have not done it and would never do it"
Data: % of "Have done it in the past year" "Have done it in the more distant past"
Period:
Area:
29 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 France55.3%
2 Spain55.0%
3 Latvia32.5%
4 Germany31.9%
5 Denmark29.9%
6 Netherlands28.9%
7 Belgium28.7%
8 Sweden27.3%
9 Portugal26.4%
10 Canada26.2%
11 Israel26.0%
12 Norway25.6%
13 New Zealand25.3%
14 Ireland24.9%
15 Slovakia22.7%
16 Austria21.9%
17 Australia20.7%
17 Czech Republic20.7%
19 Mexico20.3%
20 United States18.7%
21 Republic of Korea18.6%
22 Switzerland17.3%
23 Slovenia17.1%
24 United Kingdom14.4%
25 Chile14.0%
25 Finland14.0%
27 Japan 8.3%
28 Hungary5.1%
29 Poland5.0%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded. Belgium: Flanders only. Germany: unweighted sum of West and East Germany. United Kingdom: excluding Northern Ireland.

No data for 9 countries.

Source
ISSP 2004

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = 0.643344 X +6.646
Correlation coefficient (r)0.143
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = 26007.310680 X +40588.865
Correlation coefficient (r)0.117
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.014

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = 8.105945 X +78.395
Correlation coefficient (r)0.254
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.065

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = 0.330675 X +1.521
Correlation coefficient (r)0.111
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.012

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = -7.092360 X +12.054
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.233
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.054