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Question: Do you see yourself as someone who tends to be lazy?
Choices: "Strongly agree" "Agree" "Neither agree nor disagree" "Disagree" "Strongly disagree"
Data: % of "Strongly agree" "Agree"
Period:
Area:
5 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Republic of Korea 23.0%
2 Japan15.8%
3 Germany13.7%
4 United States8.1%
5 France6.3%

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 = -6.330127 X +7.363
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.708
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.501

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = -117099.734856 X +62143.945
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.646
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.417

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = 13.748952 X +79.940
Correlation coefficient (r)0.420
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.176

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = -5.225372 X +2.217
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.990
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.980

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data5
Regression equation
Y = 41.832665 X +8.283
Correlation coefficient (r)0.683
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.466