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Question: Do you see yourself as someone who does a thorough job?
Choices: "Strongly agree" "Agree" "Neither agree nor disagree" "Disagree" "Strongly disagree"
Data: % of "Strongly agree" "Agree"
Period:
Area:
5 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States96.6%
2 France 96.2%
3 Germany94.8%
4 Republic of Korea68.4%
5 Japan67.6%

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

No data for 5 countries.

Source
ISSP 2005

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = 3.685167 X +3.394
Correlation coefficient (r)0.949
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.901

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = 52869.306015 X +1685.124
Correlation coefficient (r)0.671
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.450

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = -9.859867 X +90.133
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.693
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.480

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = 1.904262 X -0.095
Correlation coefficient (r)0.830
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.689

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = -19.389101 X +30.306
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.728
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.530