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Question: How often in the past 4 weeks have you felt that you lack companionship?
Choices: "Never" "Rarely" "Sometimes" "Often" "Very often"
Data: % of "Sometimes" "Often" "Very often"
Period:
Area:
7 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Australia30.8%
2 United States29.8%
3 United Kingdom28.7%
4 France 27.2%
5 Sweden24.1%
6 Germany17.3%
7 Japan15.0%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 3 countries.

Source
ISSP 2017

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 4.579427 X +5.723
Correlation coefficient (r)0.584
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.341

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 19574.740072 X +46689.325
Correlation coefficient (r)0.184
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.034

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -0.127408 X +0.849
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.455
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.207

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 2.209392 X +1.183
Correlation coefficient (r)0.814
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.663

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -4.763934 X +12.634
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.125
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.016