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Question: What kind of marriage do you think is the more satisfying way of life?
Choices: "One where the husband provides for the family and the wife takes care of the house and children" "One where the husband and wife both have jobs and together take care of the house and children"
Data: % of "One where the husband and wife both have jobs and together take care of the house and children"
Period:
Area:
21 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden97.0%
2 Spain94.9%
3 France93.3%
4 Germany86.2%
5 Canada85.7%
6 Netherlands84.9%
7 United Kingdom84.5%
8 Italy79.0%
8 Japan 79.0%
10 Greece76.5%
10 Republic of Korea76.5%
12 United States76.4%
13 Australia76.3%
14 Mexico74.4%
15 Hungary74.0%
16 Poland72.1%
17 Slovakia68.8%
18 Israel67.1%
19 Czech Republic65.4%
20 Turkiye63.3%
21 Lithuania61.8%

Note
Other/ 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 = 2.264105 X +4.794
Correlation coefficient (r)0.353
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.125

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 91612.230375 X -34052.801
Correlation coefficient (r)0.507
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.257

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 17.073088 X +66.766
Correlation coefficient (r)0.564
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.318

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = -1.167761 X +2.504
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.289
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.084

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = -3.442770 X +12.301
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.071
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.005