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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 nationality"
Period:
Area:
9 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 France16.1%
2 Japan15.3%
3 Canada10.1%
4 United Kingdom9.6%
5 Australia8.5%
6 Republic of Korea 6.4%
7 Sweden5.9%
8 Germany4.7%
9 United States2.4%

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 = -4.534753 X +7.220
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.364
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.132

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -114983.780885 X +58076.354
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.552
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.305

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 24.854486 X +79.752
Correlation coefficient (r)0.716
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.513

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 0.739801 X +1.530
Correlation coefficient (r)0.124
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.015

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -4.454371 X +12.702
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.057
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.003