What is Real Wellbeing?

Is wellbeing the metric of the future?

Research shows us just how important wellbeing is as a personal and societal metric, but how do we measure it? And why does it matter?

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What is Real Wellbeing?

The golden triangle of happiness

Want to know the secret to real happiness? Research suggests it’s all about three key areas in our lives. So what are they and how do we get the most out of them?

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Money & finances

Reclaiming lost time with your family

After two years of pandemic lockdowns, grandparents are making up for lost time.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

State of wellbeing

Australians are a parochial bunch, but research shows the state you live in has little impact on your wellbeing—but your electorate could make all the difference.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

The location effect: why where you live matters

Whether you love the country life or revel in the hustle and bustle of the city, where you live has an impact your wellbeing.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

Why life gets better as you age

While old age is often characterised as a form of terminal decline, our research shows that our satisfaction with life actually increases as we get older.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

Evaluating 20 years of the Australian Unity Wellbeing Index

The Australian Unity Wellbeing Index is one of the most enduring and credible studies of wellbeing. Here’s what we’ve learnt from 20 years of research.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

Don’t worry, age happy

Old age can get a bad rap. But, as research shows, our later years could also be our happiest.

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