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Question: In general, which in the following list is most important to you in describing who you are?
Choices: "Your current or previous occupation (or being a homemaker)" "Your race/ethnic background" "Your gender (that is, being a man/woman)" "Your age group (that is, Young, Middle Age, Old)" "Your religion (or being agnostic or atheist)" "Your preferred political party, group, or movement"? "Your nationality" "Your family or marital status (that is, son/daughter, mother/father, grandfather/grandmother, husband/wife, widower/widow, not married, or other similar)" "Your social class (that is upper, middle, lower, working, or similar categories)" "The part of country that you live in"
Data: % of "Your preferred political party, group, or movement"?
Period:
Area:
9 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 France 2.1%
2 Sweden1.4%
3 Japan1.1%
4 Germany0.9%
5 Canada0.7%
6 Australia0.6%
7 United States0.4%
8 United Kingdom0.3%
9 Republic of Korea0.2%

Note
Others/ Can't choose/ No answer are excluded. Germany: unweighted sum of West and East Germany. Israel: unweighted sum of Jews and Arabs. United Kingdom: excluding Northern Ireland.

No data for 1 countries.

Source
ISSP 2003

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 8.183535 X +6.740
Correlation coefficient (r)0.090
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.008

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -43859.516616 X +47344.131
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.028
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 92.258308 X +81.322
Correlation coefficient (r)0.342
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.117

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 22.934290 X +1.398
Correlation coefficient (r)0.505
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.255

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -205.249245 X +16.534
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.218
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.048