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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 = -4.510601 X +7.206
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.377
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.142

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -110001.831190 X +56624.605
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.528
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.279

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 22.544570 X +80.132
Correlation coefficient (r)0.636
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.404

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)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -25.712529 X +17.035
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.207
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.043