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Question: On average, how often do you watch political news on television?
Choices: "Several times a day" "Once a day" "5-6 days a week" "3-4 days a week" "1-2 days a week" "Less than 1-2 days a week" "Never"
Data: % of "Never"
(For Czech Republic "Daily" "3-4 times a week" "1-2 times a week" "Less than 1-2 times a week" "Never", The data is % of "Never")
Period:
Area:
18 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Chile 34.0%
2 United Kingdom15.7%
3 France13.0%
4 Belgium12.7%
5 Switzerland12.6%
6 Hungary10.3%
7 Australia9.8%
8 Czech Republic7.2%
9 Japan7.0%
9 Poland7.0%
11 Lithuania6.9%
12 Turkey6.7%
13 Iceland6.6%
13 Republic of Korea6.6%
13 Spain6.6%
16 Denmark6.3%
16 Finland6.3%
18 Netherlands6.1%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 20 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data18
Regression equation
Y = -1.046569 X +6.805
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.089
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.008

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data18
Regression equation
Y = -55439.591321 X +45162.634
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.169
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.029

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data18
Regression equation
Y = -0.626937 X +81.052
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.016
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data18
Regression equation
Y = 0.565435 X +1.548
Correlation coefficient (r)0.161
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.026

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data18
Regression equation
Y = -18.008575 X +15.476
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.193
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.037