The Australian Unity Wellbeing Index is one of the most enduring and credible studies of wellbeing in Australia.
Whether it’s your partner or your kids, our closest relationships play a defining role in our overall 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.
Wellbeing starts from within and is a deeply personal construct that helps us shape how we feel about ourselves and our environment.
Our wellbeing is affected by more than our own situation or experiences. The society in which we live and the events that shape our nation also play a role.
A sense of purpose in life is the drive that gets us out of bed each day, and it plays a core role in our overall wellbeing.
Wellbeing is personal, but it’s more than just “me”. It’s also about how we feel as part our community.
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.