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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 10 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -0.336300 X +8.904
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.154
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.024

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -10131.140886 X +107639.081
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.268
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.072

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -1.219442 X +88.153
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.145
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.021

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.275291 X -0.060
Correlation coefficient (r)0.238
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.057

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -0.240082 X +13.432
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.017
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000