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Question: There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally, how important is it - To help people in the country who are worse off than yourself?
Choices: 1 "Not at all important" - 7 "Very important"
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Turkey6.35
2 Spain6.28
3 Chile6.18
4 Slovenia6.02
5 Israel5.89
5 United States5.89
7 Iceland5.88
8 Australia5.81
9 Austria5.76
10 Lithuania5.61
11 Norway5.58
11 Switzerland5.58
13 Netherlands5.52
14 Denmark5.46
15 United Kingdom5.45
16 Germany5.44
17 Sweden 5.34
18 Poland5.32
19 Finland5.26
20 France5.22
20 Republic of Korea5.22
22 Belgium5.13
23 Slovakia5.12
24 Japan5.03
25 Czech Republic4.98
26 Hungary4.75

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 = 0.006504 X +6.733
Correlation coefficient (r)0.004
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.000

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data24
Regression equation
Y = -1260.430778 X +53304.080
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.044
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.002

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.005211 X +0.779
Correlation coefficient (r)0.089
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.008

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.262790 X +0.228
Correlation coefficient (r)0.306
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.094

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -3.409327 X +30.799
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.333
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.111