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CHART: How Many Minutes Of Work Does It Take To Buy A Beer In Your Country?

People around the world have so much in common, from their hopes for the future, to their love for their families, to their thirst for beer. But unfortunately, we don't all share the same access and opportunities.  Let's raise a glass to working for a more equal world! 

CHART: How Many Minutes Of Work Does It Take To Buy A Beer In Your Country?
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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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