Poor Workplaces Present Key Challenge for the UK

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Work environments emerge as a key challenge for Britons according to the inaugural findings from the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index in the United Kingdom. Full Story
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#1 Apr 13, 2011
Happiness questions include:
Please imagine a ladder with steps numbered from 0
at the bottom to 10 at the top. The top of the ladder
represents the best possible life for you and the bottom of
the ladder represents the worst possible life for you. On
which step of the ladder would you say you personally
feel you stand at this time?
On which step do you think you will stand about five
years from now?
Were you sick with any of the following yesterday? The
flu, a cold, a headache, allergies.
Do you have any health problems that prevent you from
doing any of the things people your age normally can do?
During the past 30 days, for about how many days did
poor health keep you from doing your usual activities?
Have you ever been told by a doctor or nurse that you
have any of the following, or not? How about high blood
pressure; high cholesterol; diabetes; depression; heart
attack; asthma; cancer.
In the last 12 months, have you had any of the following,
or not? Neck or back condition that caused recurring
pain; knee or leg condition that caused recurring pain;
other condition that caused recurring pain.
Do you have other health problems or conditions?
How many other health problems do you have?
Now, please think about yesterday, from the morning
until the end of the day. Think about where you were,
what you were doing, who you were with and how you
felt. Were you treated with respect all day yesterday? Did
you smile or laugh a lot yesterday? Did you learn or do
something interesting yesterday?
Did you have enough energy to get things done
yesterday?
Did you experience the following feelings during A
LOT OF THE DAY yesterday? How about enjoyment,
physical pain, worry, sadness, stress, anger, happiness?
Do you smoke?
In the last seven days, on how many days did you exercise
for 30 minutes or more?
Did you eat healthy all day yesterday?
In the last seven days, on how many days did you have
five or more servings of fruit and vegetables?
Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with your job or the work
you do?
At work, do you get to use your strengths to do what you
do best every day, or not?
Does your supervisor at work treat you more like he or
she is your boss or your partner?
Does your supervisor always create an environment that
is trusting and open, or not?
Is the city or area where you live getting better or getting
worse as a place to live?
In the city or area where you live, is it easy or not easy to
get ? Clean and safe water, affordable fresh fruit and
vegetables, medicine, a safe place to exercise.
Do you feel safe walking alone at night in the city or area
where you live?
Do you have a personal doctor?
Have you visited a dentist in the last 12 months?
Do you have health insurance coverage?
Have there been times in the past 12 months when you
did not have enough money to buy food that you or your
family needed?
Have there been times in the past 12 months when you
did not have enough money to provide adequate shelter
or housing for you and your family?
Have there been times in the past 12 months when you
did not have enough money to pay for healthcare and/or
medicines that you or your family needed?

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