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Question: How much you agree or disagree with the statement "People we elect as MPs try to keep the promises they have made during the election"?
Choices: "Strongly agree" "Agree" "Neither agree nor disagree" "Disagree" "Strongly disagree"
Data: % of "Strongly agree" "Agree"
Period:
Area:
25 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Switzerland42.4%
2 Norway37.3%
3 Denmark34.3%
4 New Zealand33.1%
5 Australia31.2%
6 Iceland29.6%
7 United Kingdom28.2%
8 Sweden26.4%
9 Germany23.8%
10 Turkey22.2%
11 Hungary22.0%
12 United States 20.7%
13 Belgium19.0%
13 Finland19.0%
15 Slovakia16.1%
16 Israel15.6%
17 France13.7%
18 Czech Republic13.6%
19 Republic of Korea11.0%
20 Latvia10.7%
21 Chile10.3%
22 Japan10.2%
22 Slovenia10.2%
24 Lithuania6.3%
25 Spain5.7%

Note
Can't choose/ No answer are excluded.

No data for 12 countries.

Source
ISSP 2016

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 4.452456 X +5.845
Correlation coefficient (r)0.654
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.428

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 154971.747135 X +10212.193
Correlation coefficient (r)0.738
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.545

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 8.134863 X +79.096
Correlation coefficient (r)0.308
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.095

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = 0.312695 X +1.620
Correlation coefficient (r)0.089
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.008

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data25
Regression equation
Y = -13.673269 X +14.964
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.315
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.099