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Question: When you hold a strong opinion about politics, how often do you try to persuade your friends, relatives or fellow workers to share your views?
Choices: "Often" "Sometimes" "Rarely" "Never"
Data: % of "Often" "Sometimes"
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Netherlands48.7%
2 France48.2%
3 Norway44.8%
4 Denmark44.3%
5 Switzerland44.1%
6 Belgium41.2%
7 Sweden40.1%
8 Iceland39.5%
9 Germany37.7%
10 Israel34.5%
11 United States33.1%
12 Australia31.5%
13 Republic of Korea31.3%
14 Czech Republic30.4%
15 Austria30.2%
16 United Kingdom30.1%
17 Spain28.5%
18 Lithuania28.3%
19 Poland28.1%
20 Turkey27.5%
21 Hungary25.7%
22 Slovakia24.6%
23 Finland18.7%
24 Chile15.7%
25 Slovenia 14.6%
26 Japan14.4%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 10 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 3.742505 X +5.566
Correlation coefficient (r)0.555
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.308

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 74315.639848 X +19432.303
Correlation coefficient (r)0.634
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.402

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 7.266234 X +78.076
Correlation coefficient (r)0.278
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.077

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.751710 X +1.446
Correlation coefficient (r)0.210
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.044

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -6.027020 X +13.845
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.141
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020