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#Happiness Index

# happiness-index - Monday 1 July, 2013

Sea + sun = happiness: science

Innovative study which maps emotional states through smartphone app links being near sea on sunny day with ultimate happiness.

# happiness-index - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Everything's looking rosy... if you live in Germany

New poll there finds consumers confident about pay levels and the health of their economy.

# happiness-index - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Ireland comes 10th in UN's first ever 'World Happiness Report'

An aggregated index of international polls published by the UN shows we’re happier than people from the US or UK.

# happiness-index - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Poll: Are you really happy? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you really happy?

Global poll puts us last in the happiness index for Europe – does this reflect how you feel about life in general?

# happiness-index - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Column: Real success is about happiness, not wealth

Recent decades have seen an explosion in economic growth – yet we’re no happier than we were 60 years ago. We need to change how we measure progress, argues Mark Williamson.

# happiness-index - Friday 26 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: Is the glass half empty or half full? Vox Pop This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Watch: Is the glass half empty or half full?

Video vox pop finds Irish people in a surprisingly good mood…

# happiness-index - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

The Daily Fix - Tuesday

In today’s Fix: Irish economy forecast to shrink this year; Aer Lingus pilots threaten industrial action; ‘sexy’ TDs; and the 100th anniversary of the launch of the Titanic.