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Question: How well does democracy work in your country today?
Choices: 0 "Very poorly" - 10 "Very well"
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Norway7.60
2 Switzerland7.59
3 Denmark7.41
4 Sweden7.10
5 Australia7.03
6 Netherlands6.59
7 Germany6.46
8 Austria6.36
8 Finland6.36
8 United Kingdom6.36
11 Israel6.11
12 United States 5.86
13 Republic of Korea5.62
14 Belgium5.47
15 Iceland5.31
16 Japan5.24
17 Chile5.22
18 Turkey4.93
19 Hungary4.89
20 France4.84
21 Slovakia4.67
22 Lithuania4.53
23 Czech Republic4.52
24 Spain4.43
25 Poland4.28
26 Slovenia3.68

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 11 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.440201 X +4.280
Correlation coefficient (r)0.718
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.516

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 15174.381247 X -43988.025
Correlation coefficient (r)0.794
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.630

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 1.035023 X +74.994
Correlation coefficient (r)0.472
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.223

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.034732 X +1.468
Correlation coefficient (r)0.110
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.012

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -0.925005 X +17.189
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.243
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.059