Denmark, Finland and Ireland are home to the happiest people, while Italy finished at the bottom just behind Portugal and Greece.
Dr. Luisa Corrado, who led the University of Cambridge poll of 20,000 respondents said, “The survey shows that trust in society is very, very important. The countries that scored highest for happiness also reported the highest levels of trust in their governments, laws and each other.”
Well that explains it, doesn’t it? Greece is one of the most corrupt countries, ranks 3rd on the terror list and is the EU’s most prolific violator of laws and directives.
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