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Question: How do you and your spouse/ partner organize the income that one or both of you receive?
Choices: "I manage all the money and give my spouse/partner his/her share" "My spouse/partner manages all the money and gives me my share" "We pool all the money and each take out what we need" "We pool some of the money and keep the rest separate" "We each keep our own money separate"
Data: % of men who answer "I manage all the money and give my spouse/partner his/her share"
Period:
Area:
31 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Turkiye61.0%
2 Mexico35.3%
3 Chile28.4%
4 Republic of Korea25.8%
5 Israel23.1%
6 Japan 17.5%
7 United States15.4%
8 Austria13.2%
9 Ireland11.8%
10 Switzerland9.6%
11 Canada9.4%
12 Australia9.3%
13 Latvia9.1%
13 Lithuania9.1%
15 Spain8.0%
16 Hungary7.9%
17 Czech Republic7.5%
18 Netherlands7.4%
19 Portugal7.2%
20 Germany6.8%
20 Slovakia6.8%
22 United Kingdom6.4%
23 Belgium5.8%
24 Poland5.0%
25 France4.4%
26 Denmark3.8%
27 Sweden3.5%
28 Norway3.4%
29 Finland3.0%
30 Iceland2.2%
31 Slovenia1.9%

Note
The question is asked to those who live with their spouse/ partner. Can't choose/ No answer are excluded. Germany: unweighted sum of West and East Germany.

No data for 7 countries.

Source
ISSP 2012

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data31
Regression equation
Y = -3.454616 X +7.150
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.650
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.423

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data31
Regression equation
Y = -78481.586537 X +55071.034
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.365
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.133

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data31
Regression equation
Y = -9.844281 X +81.172
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.317
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.100

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data31
Regression equation
Y = 0.497509 X +1.547
Correlation coefficient (r)0.178
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.032

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data31
Regression equation
Y = -10.762781 X +11.748
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.321
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.103