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Question: How often do you go out to eat or drink with three or more friends or acquaintances who are not family members?
Choices: "Daily" "Several times a week" "Once a week" "Two to three times a month" "Once a month" "Several times a year" "Less often" "Never"
Data: % of "Never"
Period:
Area:
7 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States19.5%
2 France 17.4%
3 United Kingdom13.1%
4 Australia12.6%
4 Sweden12.6%
6 Japan11.2%
7 Germany4.7%

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 = -0.942545 X +7.029
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.094
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.009

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 68143.380786 X +41373.054
Correlation coefficient (r)0.353
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.125

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -11.243713 X +83.306
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.291
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.085

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 2.011977 X +1.434
Correlation coefficient (r)0.605
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.366

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 23.327082 X +8.421
Correlation coefficient (r)0.463
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.214