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Question: On average, about how many people do you have contact with in a typical week day, including people you live with. We are interested in contact on a one-to-one basis, including everyone with whom you chat, talk, or discuss matters. This can be face-to-face, by telephone, by mail, or on the internet. Please include only people you know.
Choices: "0-4 persons" "5-9 persons" "10-19 persons" "20-49 persons" "50 or more"
Data: % of "20-49 persons" "50 or more"
Period:
Area:
8 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Australia30.3%
2 United Kingdom 29.0%
3 Sweden26.4%
3 United States26.4%
5 France22.1%
6 Germany19.4%
7 Japan16.5%
7 Republic of Korea16.5%

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 = 8.731968 X +4.698
Correlation coefficient (r)0.844
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.712

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 51784.497343 X +38061.266
Correlation coefficient (r)0.388
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.151

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -0.123943 X +0.847
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.411
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.169

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = 3.905569 X +0.733
Correlation coefficient (r)0.746
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.557

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data8
Regression equation
Y = -39.631139 X +21.794
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.571
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.326