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Younger Generation Struggles More with Lifestyle than Older Generation in the Past

Younger Generation Struggles More with Lifestyle than Older Generation in the Past

SEOUL, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Asking each generation to look back on their school life, the younger generation was less happy than the older generation, a Seoul-based charity said Monday. A recent study conducted by ChildFund Korea showed that millenials, members of Generation Z and high school teenagers were more likely to have a poor [...]

S. Korea Ranks 59th in Global Happiness Index

S. Korea Ranks 59th in Global Happiness Index

SEOUL, March 19 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea ranked 59th among 146 countries in a U.N.-sponsored world happiness index. The Sustainable Development Solutions Network under the United Nations announced the 2022 World Happiness Report on Friday (local time). Finland topped the list for the fifth consecutive year, followed by Denmark, Switzerland and Iceland. South Korea [...]

S. Korea’s Happiness Levels Dropped to All-time Low During Second Wave of Pandemic

S. Korea’s Happiness Levels Dropped to All-time Low During Second Wave of Pandemic

SEOUL, May 10 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean’s happiness levels hit a new low last August, during the second wave of the coronavirus outbreak, the latest survey showed. Last year, the Center for Happiness Studies at Seoul National University, in collaboration with Kakao Corp.’s charity foundation, conducted a survey of 1.4 million South Koreans over [...]