Measuring Wellbeing
Recent years have seen numberous projects to develop high quality facts-based information that can be used to form an overall view of societal wellbeing and its evolution over time. This POSTnote will examine projects for measuring quality of life and wellbeing, discuss the range of possible indicators and look at the potential uses and limitations of any such measures.
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Measuring Wellbeing
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Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology of the UK Parliament (POST)
United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland