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Question: Thinking about what it means to be a good member of society, how important are the following aspects? - Voting in elections
Choices: "Very important" "Somewhat important" "Not too important" "Not at all important"
Data: % of "Very important"
Period:
Area:
17 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United States93.7%
2 Sweden91.6%
3 Canada84.2%
4 Republic of Korea82.7%
5 Germany78.8%
6 Netherlands78.6%
7 France78.4%
8 United Kingdom78.3%
9 Spain77.3%
10 Australia76.7%
11 Greece75.4%
12 Italy74.3%
13 Hungary74.2%
14 Japan 71.2%
15 Belgium63.0%
16 Israel54.1%
17 Poland51.5%

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 = 0.524958 X +6.285
Correlation coefficient (r)0.114
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.013

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 64234.720838 X -5069.283
Correlation coefficient (r)0.427
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.182

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 3.581481 X +78.436
Correlation coefficient (r)0.136
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.018

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = -1.356038 X +2.584
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.339
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.115

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data17
Regression equation
Y = 12.470556 X +0.541
Correlation coefficient (r)0.315
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.099