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Question: During the past 4 weeks how often have you felt unhappy and depressed?
Choices: "Never" "Rarely" "Sometimes" "Often" "Very often"
Data: % of "Sometimes" "Often" "Very often"
Period:
Area:
7 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Australia42.8%
2 United Kingdom41.3%
3 Sweden34.0%
4 France 33.3%
5 United States29.6%
6 Japan28.4%
7 Germany21.1%

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 = 1.688435 X +6.351
Correlation coefficient (r)0.268
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.072

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -2045.084376 X +50161.988
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.017
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 4.782554 X +80.397
Correlation coefficient (r)0.197
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.039

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 1.091302 X +1.336
Correlation coefficient (r)0.523
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.274

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -17.032995 X +18.837
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.469
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.220