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    Trust in armed forces

    The indicator measures one's confidence in the armed forces: is it a great deal, quite a lot, not very much or none at all?

    https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/file.asp?file=ZA4800_q.pdf

    How much confidence do you have in the press?

    The indicator breaks down the level of confidence one has in the press: is it a great deal, quite a lot, not very much or none at all?

    Retrieved from, https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/file.asp?file=ZA4800_q.pdf, 13.01.2015

    How much confidence do you have in trade unions?

    Indicator that measures: "how much confidence do you have in trade unions: is it a great deal, quite a lot, not very much or none at all?"

    Retrieved from, https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/file.asp?file=ZA4800_q.pdf, 13.01.2015

    How much confidence do you have in the Parliament?

    The indicator measures the level of confidence respondents have in the Parliament, with a calculated average on a numerical scale.

    https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/file.asp?file=ZA4800_q.pdf

    World Governance Indicators: Control of Corruption

    "Control of corruption captures perceptions of the extent to which public power is exercised for private gain, including both petty and grand forms of corruption, as well as "capture" of the state by elites and private interests."

    Retrieved 19.02.2015 from http://measuring-progress.eu/world-governance-indicators-control-corruption

    http://info.worldbank.org/governance/wgi/index.aspx#reports

    Gross domestic savings (current US$)

    "Gross domestic savings are calculated as GDP less final consumption expenditure (total consumption). Data are in current U.S. dollars." (Retrieved from, Worldbank, http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GDS.TOTL.CD, 15-01-2015)

    General government gross debt

    "The indicator is defined (in the Maastricht Treaty) as consolidated general government gross debt at nominal value, outstanding at the end of the year in the following categories of government liabilities (as defined in ESA95): currency and deposits, securities other than shares excluding financial derivatives, and loans. "
    (Retrieved from, Eurostat, http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/tgm/table.do?tab=table&init=1&language=en&p..., 15-01-2015)

    Time spent in getting to or from work or study

    Data shown by the indicator represent mean values by country from responses to the question on the European Quality of Life Survey 'About how much time (in minutes) in total do you usually spend getting to and from work or study using your usual mode of transportation?'.

    Retrieved from, https://eurofound.europa.eu/surveys/data-visualisation/european-quality-..., on 15.01.2015

    how would you describe your access to public transport facilities?

    Indicator representing the percentages by country of respondents to the European Quality of Life Survey who, in response to the question 'Thinking of physical access, distance, opening hours and the like, how would you describe
    your access to the following services - public transport facilities?' gave each one of the responses 'With great difficulty', 'With some difficulty', 'Easily' and 'Very easily'.

    MSCI Environmental Index

    The MSCI Global Environment Index includes companies that derive 50% or more of their revenues from environmentally beneficial products and services. Constituents are drawn from a universe of large, mid and small cap companies in Developed and Emerging Markets. The Index is an aggregation of the following:

    MSCI Global Alternative Energy Index
    MSCI Global Clean Technology Index
    MSCI Global Sustainable Water Index
    MSCI Global Green Building Index
    MSCI Global Pollution Prevention Index

    Political Rights Rating

    The indicator measures the extent to which people can participate freely in the political process, including the right to vote freely for distinct alternatives in legitimate elections, compete for public office, join political parties and organizations, and elect representatives who have a decisive impact on public policies and are accountable to the electorate.

    Retrieved from, https://www.freedomhouse.org/report-types/freedom-world#.VLfkgkesXkV, on 15.01.2015

    Civil Liberties Rating

    The indicator places a rating on the extent to which freedoms of expression and belief, associational and organizational rights, rule of law, and personal autonomy without interference from the state are possible.

    Retrieved from, https://www.freedomhouse.org/sites/default/files/Individual%20Country%20..., on 15.01.2015

    Freedom of the Press

    The index assesses the degree of print, broadcast, and internet freedom in every country in the world, analyzing the events of each calendar year. National-level media is ranked as "Free," "Partly Free," or "Not Free." In addition, supporting data from "country narratives" help assess the legal environment for the media, political pressures that influence reporting, and economic factors that affect access to information.

    Battle-related deaths (number of people)

    Battle-related deaths are deaths in battle-related conflicts between warring parties in the conflict dyad (two conflict units that are parties to a conflict). All deaths--military, government representatives as well as civilian--incurred in such situations, are counted as battle-related deaths.

    Retrieved from, http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/VC.BTL.DETH, on 15.01.2015

    Military expenditure (% of GDP)

    "Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces. Excluded are civil defense and current expenditures for previous military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilization, conversion, and destruction of weapons."

    Retrieved from, http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/MS.MIL.XPND.GD.ZS, on 15.01.2015

    Assault at the national level, number of police-recorded offences

    The indicator measures the Police-recorded Assault offenses. In this context, assault means physical attack against the body of another person resulting in serious bodily injury; excluding indecent/sexual assault; threats and slapping/punching. 'Assault' leading to death should also be excluded.

    Retrieved from, https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/statistics/crime/CTS20..., on 08.04.2015

    Robbery at the national level, number of police-recorded offences

    “Robbery” means the theft of property from a person; overcoming resistance by force or threat of force. Where possible, the category “Robbery” should include muggings (bag-snatching) and theft with violence; but should exclude pick pocketing and extortion.

    Retrieved from, https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/statistics/crime/CTS20..., on 15.01.2015

    From whom would you get support if you needed advice about a serious personal or family matter?

    Respondents were asked about the support available to them about a serious personal or family matter. Available answers were:

    1 A member of your family / relative
    2 A friend, neighbour, or someone else, who does not belong to your family or relatives
    3 A service provider, institution or organisation
    4 Nobody
    5 Don't Know
    6 Refusal to answer

    From whom would you get support if you needed help when looking for a job?

    Respondents were asked about the support available to them. Available answers were:

    1 A member of your family / relative
    2 A friend, neighbour, or someone else, who does not belong to your family or relatives
    3 A service provider, institution or organisation
    4 Nobody
    5 Don't Know
    6 Refusal to answer

    From whom would you get support if you were feeling a bit depressed?

    Respondents were asked about the support available to them. Available answers were:

    1 A member of your family / relative
    2 A friend, neighbour, or someone else, who does not belong to your family or relatives
    3 A service provider, institution or organisation
    4 Nobody
    5 Don't Know
    6 Refusal to answer

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