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Question: How much you agree or disagree with the statement "Most civil servants can be trusted to do what is best for the country"?
Choices: "Strongly agree" "Agree" "Neither agree nor disagree" "Disagree" "Strongly disagree"
Data: % of "Strongly agree" "Agree"
Period:
Area:
25 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Switzerland55.6%
2 Norway47.6%
3 Denmark44.2%
4 Finland44.1%
5 New Zealand36.9%
6 Australia33.1%
7 United Kingdom32.6%
8 Germany30.6%
9 Iceland29.0%
10 Hungary27.0%
11 Sweden25.8%
12 Belgium25.2%
13 Latvia24.4%
14 Turkey23.6%
15 France22.8%
16 Israel22.5%
17 Republic of Korea21.5%
18 United States21.4%
19 Japan17.3%
20 Slovakia16.5%
21 Czech Republic16.4%
22 Chile 15.4%
22 Spain15.4%
24 Slovenia14.9%
25 Lithuania8.7%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 13 countries.

Source
ISSP 2016

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 3.892042 X +5.716
Correlation coefficient (r)0.642
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.412

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 134490.554023 X +5303.641
Correlation coefficient (r)0.730
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.533

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 7.926692 X +78.748
Correlation coefficient (r)0.348
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.121

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -0.061152 X +1.701
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.020
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -10.003496 X +16.531
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.198
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.039