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Question: Which one of these do you think should be the country's highest priority?
Choices: "Maintain order in the nation" "Give people more say in government decisions" "Fight rising prices" "Protect freedom of speech"
Data: % of "Protect freedom of speech"
Period:
Area:
20 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Norway26.4%
2 Denmark24.4%
3 United States21.2%
4 Finland20.4%
5 Germany20.0%
6 Sweden19.9%
7 Switzerland19.8%
8 Australia18.6%
9 Slovakia18.1%
10 Austria15.1%
11 France12.1%
12 Slovenia12.0%
13 New Zealand11.8%
14 Iceland10.2%
15 Italy8.8%
16 Spain7.6%
17 Japan 7.0%
17 Lithuania7.0%
19 Republic of Korea5.1%
20 Hungary3.3%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 18 countries.

Source
ISSP 2020

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data20
Regression equation
Y = 5.680715 X +6.054
Correlation coefficient (r)0.729
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.531

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data20
Regression equation
Y = 258165.848720 X +12960.001
Correlation coefficient (r)0.727
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.529

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data20
Regression equation
Y = 5.796601 X +80.223
Correlation coefficient (r)0.120
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.014

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data20
Regression equation
Y = 1.731353 X +1.269
Correlation coefficient (r)0.485
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.235

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data20
Regression equation
Y = -15.300567 X +13.555
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.254
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.065