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Friends, family and birthdays 'make children happiest'

16 Apr 2011 | BBC News

Friends, family and birthdays top the list of things that UK children say make them happy, a survey suggests. Computer games came in above chocolate, while social networking websites languished below both, in the survey of 1,000 children aged up to 16. Children rated their happiness, on average, at 8.5 out of 10, compared to only 6.5 for adults.

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Action for Happiness


  • Appreciate the good things. People who are thankful tend to be healthier, happier and have stronger relationships https://t.co/A343EQj3Ia

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  • @At_my_best: Is #BlackFriday good for us? are clear - Less stuff, more happiness https://t.co/J9ZfKc8tiO

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  • Happiness comes from meaningful experiences and relationships - not products, fashion or gadgets #BlackFriday https://t.co/XxRrOKDaA2

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  • Which of these is bringing you more joy today? #BlackFriday

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