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Question: Who or where would you turn to first to help you if you needed to help you with administrative problems or official paperwork?
Choices: "Family members or close friends" "Other persons" "Private companies" "Public services" "Non-profit or religious organisations" "Other organisations" "No person or organisation"
Data: % of "Family members or close friends"
Period:
Area:
21 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Iceland 69.0%
2 Sweden68.3%
3 Denmark61.6%
3 United Kingdom61.6%
5 Japan60.7%
6 Germany59.8%
7 Slovenia58.9%
8 Australia58.6%
9 New Zealand56.1%
10 Switzerland52.9%
11 Finland50.1%
12 United States49.0%
13 Spain47.5%
14 Czech Republic47.0%
15 Hungary46.4%
16 Israel44.8%
17 Slovakia43.4%
18 Austria42.7%
19 Mexico39.8%
20 France38.6%
21 Lithuania32.9%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 15 countries.

Source
ISSP 2017

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 2.374163 X +5.627
Correlation coefficient (r)0.397
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.158

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data19
Regression equation
Y = 55415.234286 X +17108.332
Correlation coefficient (r)0.396
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.157

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 0.155481 X +0.726
Correlation coefficient (r)0.558
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.311

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = -0.526390 X +2.012
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.143
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = -7.259938 X +15.220
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.168
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.028