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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 Switzerland 5.58
13 Netherlands5.52
14 Denmark5.46
15 United Kingdom5.45
16 Germany5.44
17 Sweden5.34
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 12 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -0.124292 X +7.484
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.074
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.005

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 1312.113075 X +34897.457
Correlation coefficient (r)0.026
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.001

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.702891 X +77.136
Correlation coefficient (r)0.121
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.015

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.242133 X +0.325
Correlation coefficient (r)0.284
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.081

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -5.416977 X +43.578
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.401
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.161