Data on how happiness relates to health and to where people live was released this week by the Office for National Statistics. This makes sense. Both affect people’s well-being.
What’s missing, though, is anything about how managing money underlies these and the other measures used to track happiness. Worth noting:
Managing money is a life-skill [...]
Does money make young people happy? Pretty much in the same way as it makes older people happy, is the government’s official view. It comes in Measuring national well-being, subtitled “the national statistician’s reflections on the national debate on measuring national well-being”.
It notes that all age groups highlight the importance of family, friends, health, [...]