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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 = 2.771538 X +4.040
Correlation coefficient (r)0.250
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.062

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -23669.253470 X +72131.018
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.173
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.030

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 0.066171 X +0.756
Correlation coefficient (r)0.220
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.048

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 1.895070 X -0.246
Correlation coefficient (r)0.350
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.122

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