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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:
7 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden73.3%
2 Germany58.5%
3 Australia57.9%
4 United Kingdom56.4%
5 United States40.9%
6 France 40.5%
7 Japan35.1%

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 = 2.932698 X +5.387
Correlation coefficient (r)0.832
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.692

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 9380.786507 X +44629.324
Correlation coefficient (r)0.141
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 0.363003 X +81.783
Correlation coefficient (r)0.027
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 0.302411 X +1.539
Correlation coefficient (r)0.259
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.067

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -6.956641 X +16.832
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.343
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.118