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Question: How much do you agree or disagree with the statement "Employees have more job security than the self-employed"?
Choices: "Strongly agree" "Agree" "Neither agree nor disagree" "Disagree" "Strongly disagree"
Data: % of "Strongly agree" "Agree".
Period:
Area:
24 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Mexico70.2%
2 Republic of Korea68.2%
3 Ireland67.2%
4 Sweden66.5%
5 Japan 64.1%
6 Germany64.0%
7 Israel63.6%
8 Spain62.3%
9 Czech Republic59.3%
10 Denmark58.8%
11 United Kingdom56.6%
12 Finland55.6%
13 United States52.5%
14 Australia51.8%
15 Slovenia51.5%
16 Canada50.9%
17 Latvia50.8%
18 Portugal50.7%
19 Norway50.4%
20 France47.5%
20 Hungary47.5%
22 Switzerland46.2%
23 Belgium37.7%
24 New Zealand36.7%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded. Belgium: Flanders only. Germany: unweighted sum of West and East Germany. Israel: unweighted sum of Jews and Arabs. United Kingdom: excluding Northern Ireland.

No data for 14 countries.

Source
ISSP 2005

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data24
Regression equation
Y = -0.537134 X +7.113
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.094
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.009

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data24
Regression equation
Y = -27171.979231 X +64657.806
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.097
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.009

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data24
Regression equation
Y = -2.494586 X +82.087
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.063
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.004

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data24
Regression equation
Y = 0.111936 X +1.553
Correlation coefficient (r)0.028
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data24
Regression equation
Y = -6.654385 X +14.307
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.162
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.026