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Question: To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? - The social benefits in this country make people lazy.
Choices: "Strongly agree" "Agree" "Neither agree nor disagree" "Disagree" "Strongly disagree"
Data: % of "Strongly agree" "Agree"
Period:
Area:
30 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Czech Republic66.9%
2 Croatia62.2%
3 Slovakia60.2%
4 India56.5%
5 Lithuania54.9%
6 United Kingdom53.9%
7 Australia52.4%
8 France52.2%
9 Slovenia52.1%
10 New Zealand51.6%
11 Austria51.1%
12 United States51.0%
13 Philippines49.9%
14 Germany49.0%
15 Spain46.5%
16 Mexico44.9%
17 Hungary44.6%
18 Finland42.5%
19 Suriname41.4%
20 Thailand40.0%
21 South Africa36.0%
22 Sweden34.9%
23 Taiwan33.2%
24 Denmark32.2%
25 Switzerland30.3%
26 China28.8%
27 Israel28.2%
28 Russian Federation27.7%
29 Iceland26.0%
30 Japan 21.5%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 208 countries.

Source
ISSP 2017

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = -0.491155 X +6.747
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.066
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.004

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = -52233.652641 X +56202.783
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.265
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.070

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = -4.226419 X +80.510
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.102
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.010

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = -0.433208 X +1.985
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.129
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.017

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data29
Regression equation
Y = -1.175414 X +14.243
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.023
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001