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Question: To what extent is the following statement true or untrue for you? - It is easy for me to accomplish my goals.
Choices: "Completely true" "Mostly true" "Somewhat true" "Neither true, nor untrue" "Somewhat untrue" "Mostly untrue" "Completely untrue"
Data: % of "Completely true" "Mostly true" "Somewhat true"
Period:
Area:
7 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States82.5%
2 Sweden81.5%
3 Germany79.3%
4 Australia72.8%
5 United Kingdom66.2%
6 France 54.1%
7 Japan19.0%

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 = 1.981427 X +5.618
Correlation coefficient (r)0.945
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.893

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 25621.361385 X +32820.046
Correlation coefficient (r)0.648
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.420

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -5.392711 X +85.480
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.669
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.448

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 0.354043 X +1.465
Correlation coefficient (r)0.510
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.260

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -1.699366 X +14.334
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.141
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020