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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 Chile6.51
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 Japan 4.59

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 10 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.369122 X +4.554
Correlation coefficient (r)0.235
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.055

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 1707.708779 X +33076.327
Correlation coefficient (r)0.063
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.004

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.216916 X +79.110
Correlation coefficient (r)0.036
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.195700 X +0.513
Correlation coefficient (r)0.234
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.055

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -2.856877 X +29.048
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.288
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.083