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Question: How important is it to have the following things in our country? - opposition parties can operate freely
Choices: "Very important" "Somewhat important" "Not too important" "Not important at all"
Data: % of "Very important" "Somewhat important"
Period:
Area:
21 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United Kingdom96.7%
2 Sweden95.6%
2 United States95.6%
4 Canada95.4%
4 Netherlands95.4%
6 Australia94.8%
7 Hungary94.6%
8 Germany93.6%
9 Czech Republic93.2%
10 Greece93.1%
11 Spain92.8%
12 France92.5%
13 Poland91.8%
14 Republic of Korea91.3%
15 Slovakia90.6%
16 Turkiye89.8%
17 Lithuania87.1%
18 Italy84.8%
19 Israel84.7%
20 Japan 81.0%
21 Mexico78.8%

Note
Don't know/ Refused are excluded.

No data for 17 countries.

Source
Pew Research Center "Global Attitudes Survey" Spring 2019.

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 3.146255 X +3.693
Correlation coefficient (r)0.246
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.061

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 161378.884305 X -109703.610
Correlation coefficient (r)0.439
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.193

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 17.542031 X +63.547
Correlation coefficient (r)0.217
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.047

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = -1.271969 X +2.751
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.154
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.024

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 13.714620 X -2.878
Correlation coefficient (r)0.142
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020