Share of people who value independence in children

percent, 1990–2020

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    1990 Ranking
    1. China 37.90
    2. Japan 32.40
    3. South Korea 14.60
    4. Belarus 12.30
    5. Argentina 12.10
    6. Mexico 11.40
    7. Russia 10.50
    8. Spain 9.70
    9. Czech Republic 8.10
    10. Slovakia 7.70
    11. Brazil 5.80
    12. Chile 5.50
    13. India 3.10
    14. Turkey 3.10
    15. South Africa 2.90
    16. Nigeria 1.90
    2020 Ranking
    1. Norway 85.40
    2. Iceland 81.90
    3. Hungary 78.70
    4. China 78.20
    5. Slovenia 77.70
    6. Denmark 75.90
    7. Czech Republic 73.10
    8. Lithuania 72.70
    9. Germany 72.20
    10. Austria 69.00
    11. Taiwan 68.50
    12. Sweden 66.10
    13. Slovakia 65.30
    14. Tunisia 64.60
    15. Switzerland 63.80
    16. Macau 62.90
    17. South Korea 60.40
    18. Japan 60.20
    19. Azerbaijan 59.60
    20. United States 55.50
    21. Hong Kong 55.40
    22. Malaysia 55.10
    23. Netherlands 55.10
    24. Indonesia 54.40
    25. Philippines 53.80
    26. New Zealand 52.90
    27. Australia 51.90
    28. Guatemala 51.40
    29. United Kingdom 51.00
    30. Georgia 47.90
    31. Spain 47.00
    32. Andorra 46.80
    33. Finland 44.30
    34. Thailand 43.30
    35. Puerto Rico 43.00
    36. Serbia 42.30
    37. Greece 42.20
    38. Lebanon 42.20
    39. Kazakhstan 41.70
    40. Montenegro 41.60
    41. Vietnam 41.60
    42. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 41.30
    43. Italy 40.80
    44. Romania 40.30
    45. Bulgaria 39.50
    46. Ethiopia 38.10
    47. Burma (Myanmar) 37.10
    48. France 36.00
    49. Croatia 36.00
    50. Zimbabwe 35.40
    51. Tajikistan 34.80
    52. Mexico 33.50
    53. Iran 33.40
    54. Kyrgyzstan 33.10
    55. Russia 33.00
    56. Bangladesh 32.80
    57. Bosnia and Herzegovina 31.50
    58. Armenia 31.20
    59. Argentina 30.80
    60. Nigeria 30.70
    61. Cyprus 30.00
    62. Turkey 29.60
    63. Belarus 29.60
    64. Chile 29.50
    65. Colombia 28.80
    66. Poland 28.40
    67. Jordan 28.30
    68. Estonia 27.10
    69. Brazil 26.80
    70. Nicaragua 26.20
    71. Ecuador 24.70
    72. Peru 23.00
    73. Bolivia 21.70
    74. Pakistan 20.80
    75. Albania 16.20
    76. Egypt 14.40
    77. Iraq 13.80

    Respondents were given a list of 11 qualities and asked the following question: “Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important?” Respondents were asked to select up to five qualities. This dataset reflects the percentage of respondents who selected “independence.”

    Source: World Values Survey