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Loneliness – an unequally shared burden in Europe

How lonely are Europeans? How come eastern and southern Europeans are lonelier and more socially isolated than western and northern Europeans?
Loneliness – an unequally shared burden in Europe

Population ageing, the rising number of people living alone and the increased use of digital technologies for communication have led many to posit that loneliness is on the rise

Find out more on how lonely Europeans are, also during the pandemic

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