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Question: Are you in favour of or against cuts in government spending?
Choices: "Strongly in favour of" "In favour of" "Neither in favour of nor against" "Against" "Strongly against"
Data: % of "Strongly in favour of" "In favour of"
Period:
Area:
25 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 France89.1%
1 Latvia89.1%
3 Lithuania89.0%
4 Slovakia86.5%
5 Israel81.8%
6 Hungary81.0%
7 Japan74.1%
8 Belgium73.9%
9 Slovenia68.3%
10 Chile67.7%
11 United States 64.3%
12 Norway58.6%
13 Australia58.0%
13 Germany58.0%
15 Czech Republic56.4%
16 Turkiye54.7%
17 Switzerland51.3%
18 Republic of Korea51.2%
19 Iceland50.5%
20 New Zealand47.4%
21 Spain46.9%
22 Denmark44.5%
23 Finland44.0%
24 Sweden41.4%
25 United Kingdom31.8%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 13 countries.

Source
ISSP 2016

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -1.501460 X +7.715
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.366
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.134

GDP per capita (current US$)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -54779.896365 X +79390.579
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.410
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.168

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -8.310551 X +85.808
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.496
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.246

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 0.526258 X +1.275
Correlation coefficient (r)0.256
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.066

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 10.535347 X +7.268
Correlation coefficient (r)0.304
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.092