Figure 4: Conditions of sick and disabled people

Question: Would you be prepared to actually do something to improve the conditions of sick and disabled people in your country?

Range: Absolutely yes (4) to Absolutely no (0).

Source: Inglehart R. Online Data Analysis. World values survey [internet]. Ann Arbor (MI): University of Michigan Institute for Social Research; 2010. Accessed 22 November 2010. http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org/.

Article: Palliative Care at the End of Life in Denmark:
The Role of Culture in Explaining Denmark’s Poor Performance

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Author: James M. Hoefler, Ph.D.
Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, US

Figure 3: Moral duty to elderly

Question: How important is “the feeling that you have a moral duty” as a reason to do something to help elderly people your country.

Range: Very important (4) to Not at all (0).

Source: Inglehart R. Online Data Analysis. World values survey [internet]. Ann Arbor (MI): University of Michigan Institute for Social Research; 2010. Accessed 22 November 2010. http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org/.

Article: Palliative Care at the End of Life in Denmark:
The Role of Culture in Explaining Denmark’s Poor Performance

E-Book: 7th Global Conference: Making Sense of Dying and Death
Inter-Disciplinary.Net

Author: James M. Hoefler, Ph.D.
Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, US

Figure 2: Identifying with people who are suffering

Question: When it comes to doing voluntary work, please indicate how important “identifying with people who are suffering” is in your own case.

Range: Very important (4) to Unimportant (0).

Source: Inglehart R. Online Data Analysis. World values survey [internet]. Ann Arbor (MI): University of Michigan Institute for Social Research; 2010. Accessed 22 November 2010. http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org/.

Article: Palliative Care at the End of Life in Denmark:
The Role of Culture in Explaining Denmark’s Poor Performance

E-Book: 7th Global Conference: Making Sense of Dying and Death
Inter-Disciplinary.Net

Author: James M. Hoefler, Ph.D.
Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, US

Figure 1: Health-related organizational activity

Question: Do you belong to – and – are you currently doing unpaid work for a voluntary organization concerned with health?

Source: Inglehart R. Online Data Analysis. World values survey [internet]. Ann Arbor (MI): University of Michigan Institute for Social Research; 2010. Accessed 22 November 2010. http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org/.

Article: Palliative Care at the End of Life in Denmark:
The Role of Culture in Explaining Denmark’s Poor Performance

E-Book: 7th Global Conference: Making Sense of Dying and Death
Inter-Disciplinary.Net

Author: James M. Hoefler, Ph.D.
Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, US