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Question: Generally, how would you describe taxes in this country today for those with high incomes? Taxes are...
Choices: "much too high" "too high" "about right" "too low" "much too low"
Data: % of "much too high" "too high"
Period:
Area:
25 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Lithuania 38.2%
2 Israel37.4%
3 France32.6%
4 Turkey28.2%
5 Belgium27.6%
6 Australia26.6%
7 Denmark25.3%
8 United States23.5%
9 Latvia23.1%
10 Czech Republic21.9%
11 United Kingdom21.8%
12 Iceland19.7%
13 Japan17.9%
14 Slovakia17.4%
15 Sweden17.1%
16 Chile16.0%
17 New Zealand15.0%
18 Finland13.9%
19 Slovenia13.3%
20 Norway12.0%
21 Hungary11.9%
22 Switzerland10.8%
23 Germany10.0%
24 Spain9.6%
25 Republic of Korea7.5%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 11 countries.

Source
ISSP 2016

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -0.268574 X +6.787
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.034
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -23489.216955 X +47076.271
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.172
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.030

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -9.335264 X +82.137
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.279
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.078

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 2.787743 X +1.163
Correlation coefficient (r)0.670
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.449

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 6.003791 X +10.963
Correlation coefficient (r)0.116
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.013