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Question: Here is a scale from 0 to 10 where 0 is gall government information should be publicly available, even if this meant a risk to public securityh and 10 is gpublic security should be given priority, even if this meant limiting access to government informationh. Where would you place yourself on such a scale?
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
25 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 United Kingdom6.65
2 Finland6.62
3 Australia6.59
3 Czech Republic6.59
5 Israel6.50
6 Norway6.48
7 Iceland6.38
8 Belgium6.37
9 France6.32
10 Switzerland6.22
11 Sweden6.18
12 Germany6.16
12 Japan 6.16
14 United States6.13
15 New Zealand6.11
16 Slovenia5.92
17 Latvia5.78
18 Denmark5.70
19 Lithuania5.69
20 Turkiye5.54
21 Slovakia5.48
22 Republic of Korea5.43
23 Hungary5.39
24 Spain5.15
25 Chile5.12

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 13 countries.

Source
ISSP 2016

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 0.847962 X +1.654
Correlation coefficient (r)0.596
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.355

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 29971.877022 X -134913.960
Correlation coefficient (r)0.579
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.335

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 2.991472 X +62.288
Correlation coefficient (r)0.405
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.164

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 0.295793 X -0.157
Correlation coefficient (r)0.385
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.148

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -0.297165 X +12.753
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.033
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001