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Does height equal happiness?

September 11, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Does height equal happiness? According to a new study, each extra inch in height equals as much satisfaction as an increase in income.Information from the Gallup Healthways Well-Being Index - finds taller people were more satisfied, happier and less likely to report feelings of sadness and stress.

Height even affected factors like education. Men who didn't graduate from high school were up to 2 inches shorter than those who went to college.

The height-happiness correlation was more significant in men, than in women.

 

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