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Are Women Happier than Men after Divorce?

September 11, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Blog

According to a study conducted by researchers at London’s Kingston University, yes! The project gathered survey data from 10,000 participants across the UK between the age of 16 and 60, measuring the levels of happiness experienced before and after major life milestones. When it came to divorce, men reported themselves as “slightly happier” after a separation, while women said they were significantly happier and more satisfied with their lives for up to five years afterwards. What was especially interesting was that this feeling of contentment was generally higher than their individual baseline level of happiness reported throughout their lives. Explaining the results of the ...


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