Study Says Knowing Neighbors Doesn't Make You Happier

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Don't sweat it if you can't tell the people in 2B from 4C: a new European study concludes knowing your neighbors doesn't make you any happier. The United Kingdom’s Office for National Statistics surveyed thousands of Europeans and found that Britain and Germany reported the weakest connections to their local communities, but overall life satisfaction ranked higher than the average across the EU.

Knowing Your Neighbors Doesn't Make You Happier, Survey Says | HuffPost Home

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