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Question: How important is it in a democracy that government authorities respect and protect the rights of minorities?
Choices: 1 "Not at all important" - 7 "Very important"
Data: Average score
Period:
Area:
26 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Spain6.66
2 Iceland6.57
3 Chile6.51
4 Turkey6.37
5 Sweden6.32
6 France6.30
7 Denmark6.17
8 Belgium6.14
9 Poland6.13
10 United States 6.11
11 Switzerland6.10
12 Germany6.09
13 Australia6.08
14 Norway6.04
14 Slovenia6.04
16 Netherlands6.01
17 Israel6.00
18 Finland5.98
19 United Kingdom5.90
20 Lithuania5.82
21 Austria5.81
22 Hungary5.80
23 Slovakia5.71
24 Republic of Korea5.61
25 Czech Republic5.13
26 Japan4.59

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 = 0.286102 X +5.079
Correlation coefficient (r)0.176
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.031

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 7570.326003 X -2761.352
Correlation coefficient (r)0.152
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.023

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.252462 X +79.389
Correlation coefficient (r)0.044
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.002

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.154121 X +0.742
Correlation coefficient (r)0.187
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.035

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -2.856877 X +29.048
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.288
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.083