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WHY IS IT DIFFICULT TO LIVE AND WORK IN NOVEMBER?


For the last ten years, it is absolutely impossible to gather a company to celebrate the New Year: most of the friends dump the winter to Thailand or India. The option “go to parents” also does not work: they have long moved to Montenegro, where twenty degrees Celsius is considered cold weather. You open “Facebook” - there are solid photos from Israel or at least from Egypt. You write off with former colleagues - it turns out that they have found a job in Kiev or in Odessa; they are motivated by the fact that there is also a Russian-language press there, and the climate is still better. In general, all normal people live in warm sunny countries, and in the ten-million Moscow only severe Siberian workaholics remain (about Siberian ones, by the way, not an exaggeration: in our editorial office only a third of employees came to Moscow from St. Petersburg, a couple more people lived in the capital from childhood , and all the others have grown beyond the Urals).
It is clear that we are all happy in warm sunny countries - just in contrast with the cold and darkness in which we grew up. But you can often find allegations that the indigenous people of warm countries are happier than those who managed to be born in the cold. This is only partly true. Basically, such conclusions are made on the basis of the most popular worldwide study of people's happiness, Happy Planet Index (in the generally accepted translation - the International Index of Happiness). Indeed, the top ten most prosperous countries according to this 2012 rating1 are Costa Rica, Vietnam, Colombia, Belize, El Salvador, Jamaica, Panama, Nicaragua, Venezuela and Guatemala. The happiest region of the world, therefore, is Central America. This is a particularly amusing conclusion, given that many of these countries are world leaders in the number of murders. For example, in Jamaica, according to the UN, the victims of the killers are 52 people per 100 thousand
residents per year, and in El Salvador - 66 people (with a global level of 6.9 people per 100 thousand per year).
The crime rate is not taken into account when compiling the rating. The Happy Planet Index is based only on three factors: the subjective assessment of happiness, life expectancy and the so-called ecological footprint is the scale of the harmful effects of people on the nature of the country and the planet. It is obvious that the agrarian economy, typical of the states of Central America, makes a relatively small contribution to water and air pollution, and it is this factor that makes the countries “happiest”, despite dubious achievements on the remaining points. If you sort the countries in this rating only by the level of subjective assessment of life satisfaction, eliminating the remaining parameters, the top 10 leaders will look completely different: Denmark, Canada, Norway, Venezuela, Switzerland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Israel , Finland and Australia. No noticeable influence of climate is no longer visible, otherwise the Scandinavian countries would never be on this list.
However, in the alternative rating created by the companies WIN and Gallup, a dozen of leaders look different: it includes Colombia, Malaysia, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, the Philippines, Finland, Azerbaijan, Peru, Switzerland and Iceland. Here, only the ratio of people giving different answers to the question was taken into account: “From your point of view, do you personally feel happy, unhappy, or neither in your life as a whole?” The set of leaders turned out to be, to put it mildly, unexpected, but Nevertheless, it seems that the residents of two categories of countries can be happy: either there is a prosperous society and the state, or, damn it, there is just a normal climate.
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WHY IS IT DIFFICULT TO LIVE AND WORK IN NOVEMBER?

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