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Question: There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally, how important is it - Always to vote in elections?
Choices: 1 "Not at all important" - 7 "Very important"
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Turkiye6.56
2 Denmark6.39
3 Norway6.31
4 Sweden6.25
5 Iceland6.15
6 Australia6.10
7 France6.07
8 Republic of Korea6.01
9 United States5.96
10 Lithuania5.87
11 Netherlands5.80
12 Hungary5.72
13 Israel5.67
14 Finland5.61
15 Switzerland5.57
16 Spain5.55
17 Austria5.54
18 Japan 5.53
19 Poland5.50
20 United Kingdom5.49
21 Slovenia5.48
22 Chile5.36
23 Germany5.34
24 Belgium5.31
25 Czech Republic5.22
26 Slovakia4.93

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 = 0.032369 X +6.614
Correlation coefficient (r)0.019
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 18322.487248 X -59400.851
Correlation coefficient (r)0.328
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.108

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 1.442100 X +72.385
Correlation coefficient (r)0.216
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.047

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.116906 X +0.917
Correlation coefficient (r)0.136
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.018

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -0.793423 X +18.117
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.057
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.003