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Question: Do you believe in hell?
Choices: "Yes, Definitely" "Yes, Probably" "No, Probably Not" "No, Definitely Not"
Data: % of "Yes, Definitely" "Yes, Probably"
Period:
Area:
8 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States71.3%
2 Italy48.3%
3 Republic of Korea39.3%
4 Japan38.7%
5 United Kingdom25.9%
6 France 21.0%
7 Germany17.2%
8 Sweden9.1%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 2 countries.

Source
ISSP 2018

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -1.036129 X +7.037
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.369
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.136

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 10096.401259 X +42196.118
Correlation coefficient (r)0.186
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.035

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -3.533156 X +83.208
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.400
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.160

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -0.437947 X +1.702
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.289
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.084

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 4.132407 X +10.376
Correlation coefficient (r)0.181
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.033