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Question: There are some people whose views are considered extreme by the majority. Consider religious extremists, that is people who believe that their religion is the only true faith and all other religions should be considered as enemies. Do you think such people should be allowed to publish books expressing their views?
Choices: "Definately" "Probably" "Probably not" "Definately not"
Data: % of "Definately" "Probably"
Period:
Area:
9 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States80.5%
2 Italy76.5%
3 Japan76.2%
4 Sweden64.6%
5 Republic of Korea57.1%
6 France43.7%
7 Australia40.7%
7 United Kingdom 40.7%
9 Germany34.3%

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. 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 = -1.355101 X +7.452
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.437
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.191

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 3251.581073 X +47431.902
Correlation coefficient (r)0.080
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.006

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 0.001845 X +0.819
Correlation coefficient (r)0.021
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = -0.462769 X +1.874
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.290
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.084

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data9
Regression equation
Y = 3.768501 X +9.613
Correlation coefficient (r)0.159
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.025