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Question: How satisfied are you with the way democracy is working in (survey country)
Choices: "Very satisfied" "Somewhat satisfied" "Not too satisfied" "Not at all satisfied"
Data: % of "Very satisfied" "Somewhat satisfied"
Period:
Area:
17 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden82.5%
2 Germany70.9%
3 Netherlands66.0%
4 Canada59.8%
5 Australia59.1%
6 Belgium56.6%
7 United Kingdom53.5%
8 Poland53.1%
9 Hungary52.8%
10 Israel50.9%
11 Republic of Korea48.7%
12 France47.8%
13 Japan 43.6%
14 Italy41.2%
15 United States38.6%
16 Spain36.2%
17 Greece35.7%

Note
Don't know/ Refused are excluded.

No data for 21 countries.

Source
Pew Research Center "Global Attitudes & Trends" Spring 2022. For the United States, Pew Research Center "American Trends Panel Wave 105" March 2022.

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 2.517583 X +5.353
Correlation coefficient (r)0.619
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.383

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 50113.336335 X +17004.669
Correlation coefficient (r)0.377
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.142

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 2.761245 X +79.684
Correlation coefficient (r)0.118
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.014

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 0.677344 X +1.202
Correlation coefficient (r)0.191
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.036

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 7.375195 X +6.069
Correlation coefficient (r)0.211
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.045