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Question: People have different views on childcare for children under school age. Who do you think should primarily provide childcare?
Choices: "Family members" "Government agencies" "Non-profit organisations (e.g. charitable organisations, churches/religious organisations)" "Private childcare providers (e.g. private creche, nanny, babysitter)" "Employers"
Data: % of "Government agencies"
Period:
Area:
27 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Sweden82.5%
2 Finland80.7%
3 Iceland76.9%
4 Denmark70.7%
5 Slovenia67.1%
6 Norway59.2%
7 Lithuania50.6%
8 Slovakia50.3%
9 Germany43.4%
10 Czech Republic39.0%
11 Spain30.0%
12 Austria28.5%
13 Republic of Korea27.8%
14 Chile25.7%
15 Turkey21.2%
16 Latvia20.9%
17 Ireland18.0%
18 France17.9%
18 United Kingdom17.9%
20 Australia15.2%
21 Canada14.5%
22 Israel14.0%
23 Poland13.9%
24 Mexico 13.8%
25 Japan11.1%
26 United States7.8%
27 Switzerland6.1%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded. Germany: unweighted sum of West and East Germany.

No data for 9 countries.

Source
ISSP 2012

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data27
Regression equation
Y = 0.874859 X +6.466
Correlation coefficient (r)0.331
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.110

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data27
Regression equation
Y = 6818.879071 X +40326.882
Correlation coefficient (r)0.129
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.017

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data27
Regression equation
Y = 0.728509 X +80.050
Correlation coefficient (r)0.065
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.004

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data27
Regression equation
Y = -0.214311 X +1.794
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.144
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.021

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data27
Regression equation
Y = 3.015341 X +10.612
Correlation coefficient (r)0.167
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.028