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Question: How important is it in a democracy that all citizens have an adequate standard of living?
Choices: 1 "Not at all important" - 7 "Very important"
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Spain6.80
2 Iceland6.77
3 Lithuania6.69
4 Hungary6.65
5 Chile6.59
5 France6.59
5 Turkey6.59
8 Slovenia6.57
9 Sweden 6.52
10 Australia6.50
11 Norway6.48
12 Slovakia6.43
13 Israel6.42
14 Belgium6.41
15 Poland6.39
16 Finland6.35
17 United Kingdom6.34
18 Denmark6.23
19 Switzerland6.15
19 United States6.15
21 Austria6.07
22 Germany6.03
23 Netherlands5.99
24 Japan5.97
25 Republic of Korea5.86
26 Czech Republic5.52

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 12 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -0.364537 X +9.109
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.162
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.026

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -9841.980152 X +104649.509
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.143
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.020

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -1.155370 X +88.366
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.149
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.022

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.235637 X +0.171
Correlation coefficient (r)0.206
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.042

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -3.228950 X +34.060
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.178
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.032