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Question: How often do you take part in the activities or organizations of a church or place of worship other than attending services?
Choices: "Never" "Less than once a year" "About once or twice a year" "Several times a year" "About once a month" "2-3 times a month" "Nearly every week" "Every week" "Several times a week"
Data: % of "About once or twice a year" "Several times a year" "About once a month" "2-3 times a month" "Nearly every week" "Every week" "Several times a week"
Period:
Area:
9 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Republic of Korea50.7%
2 United States50.1%
3 Italy38.3%
4 Germany36.3%
5 United Kingdom 35.4%
6 Japan34.9%
7 Australia32.2%
8 Sweden28.3%
9 France25.6%

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. Italy: unweighted sum of 2008 and 2010 surveys. United Kingdom: excluding Northern Ireland.

No data for 1 countries.

Source
ISSP 2008

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -2.531765 X +7.611
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.393
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.154

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 8091.728366 X +46306.849
Correlation coefficient (r)0.096
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.009

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -0.082454 X +0.850
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.443
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.196

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -2.043452 X +2.363
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.616
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.379

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 22.283829 X +3.551
Correlation coefficient (r)0.452
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.204