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Q23 Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted? Rating 1 (low) to 10 (high)

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Gender

Q23 Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted? Rating 1 (low) to 10 (high)

 

 

Mean

N=

AT (Austria)

Male

4.9

469

Female

4.7

567

Both

4.8

1036

BE (Belgium)

Male

5.7

468

Female

5.4

541

Both

5.6

1009

BG (Bulgaria)

Male

4

429

Female

4.1

562

Both

4.1

991

CY (Cyprus)

Male

2.8

430

Female

2.3

567

Both

2.6

997

CZ (Czech Republic)

Male

4.5

465

Female

4.6

759

Both

4.5

1224

DE (Germany)

Male

4.9

916

Female

4.8

1089

Both

4.8

2005

DK (Denmark)

Male

7.1

448

Female

7.2

551

Both

7.2

999

EE (Estonia)

Male

5.1

401

Female

5.2

614

Both

5.1

1015

GR (Greece)

Male

4.3

436

Female

4.1

563

Both

4.2

999

ES (Spain)

Male

5.8

492

Female

5.5

508

Both

5.7

1000

FI (Finland)

Male

6.9

462

Female

7

538

Both

7

1000

FR (France)

Male

5.4

626

Female

5.5

900

Both

5.5

1526

HR (Croatia)

Male

4.7

385

Female

4.5

609

Both

4.6

994

HU (Hungary)

Male

4.9

386

Female

4.6

610

Both

4.7

996

IE (Ireland)

Male

5.8

397

Female

5.9

582

Both

5.8

979

IT (Italy)

Male

5.1

536

Female

5

976

Both

5

1512

LT (Lithuania)

Male

4.4

376

Female

4.4

618

Both

4.4

994

LU (Luxembourg)

Male

5.7

424

Female

5.8

570

Both

5.8

994

LV (Latvia)

Male

4.1

376

Female

4

615

Both

4

991

MK (FYR of Macedonia)

Male

3.7

475

Female

3.8

510

Both

3.8

985

MT (Malta)

Male

5

493

Female

4.9

482

Both

4.9

975

NL (Netherlands)

Male

6.5

480

Female

6.5

530

Both

6.5

1010

NO (Norway)

Male

6.5

465

Female

6.6

529

Both

6.5

994

PL (Poland)

Male

4.7

602

Female

4.8

883

Both

4.8

1485

PT (Portugal)

Male

4.5

477

Female

4.1

514

Both

4.3

991

RO (Romania)

Male

5.6

465

Female

5.5

514

Both

5.5

979

SE (Sweden)

Male

6.6

495

Female

6.9

520

Both

6.8

1015

SI (Slovenia)

Male

5.3

426

Female

5.1

604

Both

5.2

1030

SK (Slovakia)

Male

5.2

438

Female

5.1

685

Both

5.2

1123

TR (Turkey)

Male

5.1

875

Female

4.8

1087

Both

4.9

1962

UK (United Kingdom)

Male

5.4

644

Female

5.2

853

Both

5.3

1497

CC3

Male

5

1735

Female

4.7

2206

Both

4.9

3941

EU 15

Male

5.4

7770

Female

5.2

9802

Both

5.3

17572

NMS12

Male

4.8

5287

Female

4.8

7513

Both

4.8

12800

EU 27

Male

5.3

13057

Female

5.2

17315

Both

5.2

30372

Age

Q23 Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted? Rating 1 (low) to 10 (high)

 

 

Mean

N=

AT (Austria)

18-34

5.4

307

35-49

5

348

50-64

4.5

229

65+

3.9

152

BE (Belgium)

18-34

5.5

210

35-49

5.6

317

50-64

5.5

261

65+

5.7

221

BG (Bulgaria)

18-34

4.5

224

35-49

4.1

225

50-64

3.9

297

65+

3.7

245

CY (Cyprus)

18-34

2.7

205

35-49

2.6

223

50-64

2.4

322

65+

2.5

247

CZ (Czech Republic)

18-34

4.8

297

35-49

4.5

331

50-64

4.3

398

65+

4.3

198

DE (Germany)

18-34

4.8

431

35-49

4.7

595

50-64

5.1

450

65+

4.8

529

DK (Denmark)

18-34

7.1

183

35-49

7.4

257

50-64

7.3

286

65+

6.7

273

EE (Estonia)

18-34

5

234

35-49

5

199

50-64

5.1

252

65+

5.5

330

GR (Greece)

18-34

4.5

288

35-49

4

260

50-64

4.1

187

65+

4.1

264

ES (Spain)

18-34

5.6

283

35-49

5.7

272

50-64

5.6

193

65+

5.9

252

FI (Finland)

18-34

6.8

183

35-49

6.9

231

50-64

6.9

324

65+

7.3

262

FR (France)

18-34

5.2

353

35-49

5.4

415

50-64

5.5

396

65+

5.9

362

HR (Croatia)

18-34

4.6

245

35-49

4.4

229

50-64

4.7

264

65+

4.6

256

HU (Hungary)

18-34

4.9

241

35-49

4.6

234

50-64

4.8

264

65+

4.6

257

IE (Ireland)

18-34

5.6

282

35-49

5.8

297

50-64

6.2

236

65+

6.1

164

IT (Italy)

18-34

5.1

388

35-49

5

600

50-64

4.9

345

65+

5

179

LT (Lithuania)

18-34

4.7

227

35-49

4.3

237

50-64

4.3

227

65+

4.3

303

LU (Luxembourg)

18-34

5.4

175

35-49

5.6

335

50-64

6

263

65+

6.3

221

LV (Latvia)

18-34

3.9

325

35-49

4

291

50-64

4.2

186

65+

4.1

189

MK (FYR of Macedonia)

18-34

4.1

282

35-49

3.6

288

50-64

3.4

242

65+

3.8

173

MT (Malta)

18-34

4.9

257

35-49

4.8

235

50-64

4.9

295

65+

5.3

188

NL (Netherlands)

18-34

6.5

138

35-49

6.5

345

50-64

6.8

321

65+

6.2

206

NO (Norway)

18-34

6.4

200

35-49

6.6

294

50-64

6.6

273

65+

6.5

227

PL (Poland)

18-34

4.8

388

35-49

4.8

381

50-64

4.7

417

65+

4.7

299

PT (Portugal)

18-34

4.6

280

35-49

4.2

270

50-64

4.4

242

65+

3.9

199

RO (Romania)

18-34

5.6

248

35-49

5.6

276

50-64

5.6

270

65+

5.2

185

SE (Sweden)

18-34

6.5

152

35-49

6.9

287

50-64

7

334

65+

6.6

242

SI (Slovenia)

18-34

5.3

277

35-49

5

201

50-64

5.2

273

65+

5.3

279

SK (Slovakia)

18-34

5.3

256

35-49

5.1

294

50-64

5.1

361

65+

4.9

212

TR (Turkey)

18-34

4.6

903

35-49

5

583

50-64

5.1

306

65+

5.6

170

UK (United Kingdom)

18-34

5

329

35-49

5.3

373

50-64

5.4

358

65+

5.7

437

CC3

18-34

4.6

1430

35-49

5

1100

50-64

5

812

65+

5.4

599

EU 15

18-34

5.2

3982

35-49

5.3

5202

50-64

5.4

4425

65+

5.4

3963

NMS12

18-34

4.9

3179

35-49

4.8

3127

50-64

4.8

3562

65+

4.7

2932

EU 27

18-34

5.2

7161

35-49

5.2

8329

50-64

5.2

7987

65+

5.3

6895

Income

Q23 Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted? Rating 1 (low) to 10 (high)

 

 

Mean

N=

AT (Austria)

Lowest

4.1

142

Low

5

140

High

5.1

139

Highest

5.2

147

BE (Belgium)

Lowest

5.4

185

Low

5.3

183

High

5.5

182

Highest

6

184

BG (Bulgaria)

Lowest

3.8

180

Low

3.5

183

High

4.1

181

Highest

4.8

181

CY (Cyprus)

Lowest

2.5

183

Low

2.5

189

High

2.5

214

Highest

3

179

CZ (Czech Republic)

Lowest

4.1

200

Low

4.5

194

High

4.8

191

Highest

4.6

202

DE (Germany)

Lowest

4.5

358

Low

4.6

342

High

4.9

375

Highest

5.8

360

DK (Denmark)

Lowest

6.8

210

Low

6.7

195

High

7.6

206

Highest

7.5

199

EE (Estonia)

Lowest

5.2

210

Low

4.9

208

High

5.1

209

Highest

5.4

209

GR (Greece)

Lowest

3.8

185

Low

4.6

176

High

4.4

184

Highest

4.1

181

ES (Spain)

Lowest

6

120

Low

5.8

123

High

5.6

125

Highest

5.6

126

FI (Finland)

Lowest

6.7

201

Low

6.5

200

High

7.2

185

Highest

7.4

216

FR (France)

Lowest

5.3

290

Low

5.3

292

High

5.6

292

Highest

5.8

292

HR (Croatia)

Lowest

4.3

210

Low

4.2

211

High

4.8

214

Highest

5

213

HU (Hungary)

Lowest

4.2

170

Low

4.6

200

High

4.6

185

Highest

4.9

183

IE (Ireland)

Lowest

5.3

116

Low

6.1

114

High

5.9

117

Highest

6.1

115

IT (Italy)

Lowest

5

124

Low

5

122

High

5.2

130

Highest

5

120

LT (Lithuania)

Lowest

4

217

Low

4.2

214

High

4.4

219

Highest

4.9

216

LU (Luxembourg)

Lowest

5.4

141

Low

5.8

139

High

5.6

138

Highest

6.2

142

LV (Latvia)

Lowest

3.9

176

Low

4.1

181

High

4.2

175

Highest

4.2

180

MK (FYR of Macedonia)

Lowest

3.5

208

Low

3.5

220

High

3.6

217

Highest

3.9

218

MT (Malta)

Lowest

4.8

149

Low

5.6

146

High

5.4

149

Highest

5.6

154

NL (Netherlands)

Lowest

6

201

Low

6.4

201

High

7.1

203

Highest

7

199

NO (Norway)

Lowest

6.3

211

Low

6.7

219

High

6.7

225

Highest

6.6

213

PL (Poland)

Lowest

4.4

262

Low

4.7

272

High

4.7

258

Highest

5.1

267

PT (Portugal)

Lowest

4.1

105

Low

4

102

High

4.8

104

Highest

4.9

103

RO (Romania)

Lowest

5.1

184

Low

5.6

193

High

5.6

188

Highest

5.6

196

SE (Sweden)

Lowest

6.5

234

Low

6.6

235

High

7

244

Highest

7.2

227

SI (Slovenia)

Lowest

4.9

185

Low

5.1

167

High

5.4

175

Highest

5.7

181

SK (Slovakia)

Lowest

4.9

191

Low

5.1

192

High

5.4

191

Highest

5.2

193

TR (Turkey)

Lowest

4.6

392

Low

5.1

394

High

5.1

410

Highest

5.1

384

UK (United Kingdom)

Lowest

4.6

204

Low

5.2

202

High

5.4

201

Highest

5.6

209

CC3

Lowest

4.5

810

Low

4.9

825

High

5

841

Highest

5

815

EU 15

Lowest

5.1

2816

Low

5.3

2766

High

5.5

2825

Highest

5.8

2820

NMS12

Lowest

4.4

2307

Low

4.8

2339

High

4.9

2335

Highest

5.1

2341

EU 27

Lowest

4.9

5123

Low

5.1

5105

High

5.3

5160

Highest

5.6

5161

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