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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 France2.1%
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 Korea 0.2%

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 = -45838.368580 X +48375.506
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.029
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 105.815710 X +81.028
Correlation coefficient (r)0.401
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.161

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, age-adjusted)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -101.472810 X +13.179
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.170
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.029