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Defined as the ratio of the mean life satisfaction of men to that of women
Period:
Area:
10 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Italy1.0482010
2 France 1.0302010
3 Germany1.0002010
3 Sweden1.0002010
3 United Kingdom1.0002010
6 Canada0.9622010
7 Australia0.9612010
8 Japan0.9212010
9 United States0.9072010
10 Republic of Korea0.9062010

Source
OECD (2011) How's Life? Measuring Well-being

Original source
OECD's calculations based on data from the Gallup World Poll.

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 4.056859 X +2.828
Correlation coefficient (r)0.385
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.148

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -53179.582468 X +98408.324
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.268
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.072

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 7.596459 X +74.675
Correlation coefficient (r)0.244
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.060

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 1.992130 X -0.372
Correlation coefficient (r)0.367
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.135

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -63.182862 X +73.139
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.789
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.623