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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 Turkiye6.37
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 12 countries.

Source
ISSP 2014

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.191627 X +5.640
Correlation coefficient (r)0.122
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.015

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 10025.786553 X -13939.171
Correlation coefficient (r)0.175
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.031

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.442368 X +77.758
Correlation coefficient (r)0.058
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.003

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = 0.134065 X +0.806
Correlation coefficient (r)0.157
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.025

Suicide, age-standardized (per 100 000 population)
No. of data26
Regression equation
Y = -3.046561 X +28.919
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.315
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.099