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Question: Who or where would you turn to first to help you if you needed to find a job?
Choices: "Family members or close friends" "Other persons" "Private companies" "Public services" "Non-profit or religious organisations" "Other organisations" "No person or organisation"
Data: % of "Private companies"
Period:
Area:
21 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden26.8%
2 Denmark22.5%
3 France21.1%
4 Australia18.4%
4 Iceland18.4%
6 New Zealand17.3%
7 United Kingdom16.8%
8 Spain15.1%
9 Japan 14.0%
10 United States12.9%
11 Austria12.1%
12 Lithuania12.0%
13 Israel11.6%
14 Slovakia11.5%
15 Hungary11.4%
16 Mexico11.0%
17 Switzerland10.5%
18 Slovenia9.8%
19 Finland9.5%
20 Czech Republic8.8%
21 Germany6.1%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 17 countries.

Source
ISSP 2017

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 2.624769 X +6.545
Correlation coefficient (r)0.276
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.076

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 127249.126215 X +28174.124
Correlation coefficient (r)0.303
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.092

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 29.618717 X +75.922
Correlation coefficient (r)0.385
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.148

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = 0.111329 X +1.650
Correlation coefficient (r)0.016
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data21
Regression equation
Y = -2.759159 X +10.787
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.040
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.002