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Question: What best describes you?
Choices: "I follow a religion and consider myself to be a spiritual person interested in the sacred or the supernatural." "I follow a religion, but don't consider myself to be a spiritual person interested in the sacred or the supernatural." "I don't follow a religion, but consider myself to be a spiritual person interested in the sacred or the supernatural." "I don't follow a religion and don't consider myself to be a spiritual person interested in the sacred or the supernatural."
Data: % of "I follow a religion and consider myself to be a spiritual person interested in the sacred or the supernatural." and "I don't follow a religion, but consider myself to be a spiritual person interested in the sacred or the supernatural."
Period:
Area:
8 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States66.2%
2 Italy42.4%
3 Japan38.7%
4 United Kingdom35.7%
5 France 34.3%
6 Germany28.8%
7 Sweden26.3%
8 Republic of Korea23.1%

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 = 0.431332 X +6.527
Correlation coefficient (r)0.104
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.011

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 47682.918778 X +27105.872
Correlation coefficient (r)0.580
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.336

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -8.019900 X +85.125
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.611
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.373

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 0.629277 X +1.321
Correlation coefficient (r)0.280
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.078

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -12.904008 X +19.191
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.260
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.068