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Question: Generally speaking, would you say that people can be trusted or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people?
Choices: "People can almost always be trusted" "People can usually be trusted" "You usually can't be too careful in dealing with people" "You almost always can't be too careful in dealing with people"
Data: % of "People can almost always be trusted" "People can usually be trusted"
Period:
Area:
8 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden 73.7%
2 Australia60.8%
3 Germany52.1%
4 Republic of Korea50.2%
5 United Kingdom50.1%
6 United States37.5%
7 France34.0%
8 Japan33.9%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 2 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 2.532782 X +5.492
Correlation coefficient (r)0.620
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.384

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 5007.726426 X +47684.336
Correlation coefficient (r)0.095
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.009

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 0.008270 X +0.814
Correlation coefficient (r)0.070
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.005

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 0.255107 X +1.519
Correlation coefficient (r)0.123
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.015

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -5.263065 X +15.131
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.192
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.037