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Question: Generally speaking, would you say that people can be trusted or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people?
Choices: "People can almost always be trusted" "People can usually be trusted" "You usually can't be too careful in dealing with people" "You almost always can't be too careful in dealing with people"
Data: % of "People can almost always be trusted" "People can usually be trusted"
Period:
Area:
8 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden73.7%
2 Australia60.8%
3 Germany52.1%
4 Republic of Korea50.2%
5 United Kingdom50.1%
6 United States37.5%
7 France 34.0%
8 Japan33.9%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 2 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 2.469542 X +5.559
Correlation coefficient (r)0.579
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.335

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 16871.544571 X +39911.616
Correlation coefficient (r)0.228
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.052

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 1.200496 X +81.349
Correlation coefficient (r)0.097
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.009

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 0.156301 X +1.530
Correlation coefficient (r)0.074
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.005

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -5.263065 X +15.131
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.192
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.037