In search of a better quality of life, Europe It is usually the first continent that Argentines or other Latin American nationals think of. emigrate. This continent has high levels of happiness of citizens, according to a survey.
Despite the international conflicts and the difficulties that the “old” continent is currently going through, it continues to be one of the most chosen countries and with the greatest economic and political stability. These factors impact the level of life satisfaction of people.
According to the report of happiness of the citizens of the European Union that elaborates Eurostat and that indicates which are the “happiest” countrieshe economic wellness It is important since people with more stability are more satisfied than those with the lowest income: 7.6 on average for the high income group and 6.5 for the lowest. However, there are other factors to take into account when analyzing people’s happiness.
Which country has the happiest people in the world?
He statistical report of Eurostat takes into account different aspects of the quality of life of people: their level of income, type of employment, educational level, health status, life expectancy, the quantity and quality of their leisure or their social relationships to the political context and security of the country. From these data he evaluated what is the country with the highest happiness index in Europe.
According to the indicator, the nation with the happiest citizens is Austria. According to the results, several countries remained at the same level. The order is as follows:
- Austria (7.9).
- Poland, Romania and Finland (both with 7.7).
- Belgium and the Netherlands (both with 7.6).
- Spain (7.1).
- France and Portugal (7).
- Greece (6.7).
- Germany (6.5).
- Bulgaria (5.6).
Young people and people with children are happier according to the ranking
Some revealing data is related to the age difference. In 2022, people from between 16 and 29 years they expressed greater happiness that the over 65 years in almost all countries, with the exception of Denmark, Sweden, Ireland, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Finland, since in these places, the older population rated their life satisfaction higher than the young.
Likewise, the people with children in charge reported the higher levels of satisfaction. While these people demonstrated a 7.3 well-being, those who live as a couple scored 7.1. For their part, those who live with three or more adults and without dependent children reached 7.0 and people who live alone showed the lowest level with 6.7. According to Eurostat experts, this factor differs from the rest of the world where research “has shown the opposite.”
Europe has the best city to emigrate to, according to experts
He European continent It is one of the most praised by world rankings. In this case, another statistical report considered that the best city to emigrate in 2023 is in Spain.
Malaga is in first place among 49 cities in it Expat City Ranking 2023. According to the respondents, it is the best rated city in the world Regarding local friendliness: 89% say that locals are very friendly to foreign residents. It’s no surprise, then, that the city also came in second place in the “Find Friends” category.
The warmth of the locals, the exceptional quality of life, and the numerous leisure options make Malaga stand out globally. Although it presents challenges in the workplace, the city compensates with an admirable work-life balance, as well as offering affordable housing.
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