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Question: How important is it in a democracy that government authorities respect and protect the rights of minorities?
Choices: 1 "Not at all important" - 7 "Very important"
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Spain6.66
2 Iceland6.57
3 Chile 6.51
4 Turkey6.37
5 Sweden6.32
6 France6.30
7 Denmark6.17
8 Belgium6.14
9 Poland6.13
10 United States6.11
11 Switzerland6.10
12 Germany6.09
13 Australia6.08
14 Norway6.04
14 Slovenia6.04
16 Netherlands6.01
17 Israel6.00
18 Finland5.98
19 United Kingdom5.90
20 Lithuania5.82
21 Austria5.81
22 Hungary5.80
23 Slovakia5.71
24 Republic of Korea5.61
25 Czech Republic5.13
26 Japan4.59

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 12 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.286102 X +5.079
Correlation coefficient (r)0.176
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.031

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 7270.675638 X -1453.180
Correlation coefficient (r)0.147
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.022

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.167126 X +80.028
Correlation coefficient (r)0.030
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.154121 X +0.742
Correlation coefficient (r)0.187
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.035

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -4.358747 X +39.712
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.333
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.111