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Question: Who would you turn to first to give you advice about family problems?
Choices: "Close family member" "More distant family member" "Close friend" "Neighbour" "Someone I work with" "Someone else" "No one"
Data: % of "Close friend"
Period:
Area:
7 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden45.7%
2 United States45.3%
3 Australia44.9%
4 Germany43.8%
5 France 43.0%
6 United Kingdom42.1%
7 Japan42.0%

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 = 20.842317 X -2.228
Correlation coefficient (r)0.666
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.444

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 538565.675341 X -185804.213
Correlation coefficient (r)0.897
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.805

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = -47.986369 X +102.875
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.400
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.160

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 3.743288 X +0.055
Correlation coefficient (r)0.361
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.130

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data7
Regression equation
Y = 36.276332 X -4.442
Correlation coefficient (r)0.231
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.053