Happy Danes

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Happy Danes
 
Danes - "The Happiest People in the World"
The Core Danish Values are mutual trust and confidence with one another!
 
 
 
Danes - The Happiest People in the World...
...I want to be happy - But I won't be happy - Till I make you happy too!

Happiest people in the world
The Danes have been awarded several times in many international surveys - the status and appraisal of being the "happiest people" in the world - with a very high living standard - and the Danes have there own opinion - as why their nation ranges among the best in the world:

Democratic rights and freedom
Most of all freedom loving Danes protect and defend their democratic rights - as freedom of speech - freedom of the press - gender equality - high quality of life - financial security and social benefits - informal working atmosphere - clean environment - equal educational possibilities - Christian values and many other traditions that are a strong and evidentpart part of the cultural heritage and national identity - which has contributed to build up the Danish kingdom through many generations and centuries - and also by means of mutual trust and confidence among the Danes - and amongst other fellow citizens - that are the basic elements and core values of a democratic and Christian society like the Danish.


The Danes and their country - in brief
The Danes just adore their country - even though they are the most heavily taxed people in the world. They work hard - but happily pay for their welfare system that gives every individual equal rights and privileges to have free access to the public health care system - plus other social and public services and benefits.


Gender Equality - A Fundamental Danish Value
One of the most important and basic elements in the Danish society is the fundamental principle of gender equality - which is the primary driving force - that has for generations been a united teamwork between the Danes to developed and form one of the world’s most unique and well functioning welfare systems - based on a deep-rooted gender equal society and gender equal lifestyle - which is in great harmony with the Danes democratic ideals and shared values.

Danish Movements since 1790
Some of the foundation of the freethinking - democratic and modern society in Denmark is based and built on the Cooperative Movement from 1790s (Andelsbevægelsen) - the Folk High School Movement from 1844 (Højskolebevægelsen) - the growing Danish Women’s Movement from 1870 (Kvindebevægelsen) - as well as the developing Labor Movement from 1870s (Arbejderbevægelsen) - which all had great impact on the Danes daily life - and also had enormous influence in preparing and signing the Danish Democratic Constitution in 1849 - plus later sections of the Constitutional Act. All these movements have later evolved into new fruitful branches - and are still the cornerstone of Danish values - culture - traditions and solid cohesiveness.

Happy people & satisfied employees
All these basic factors and core values are properly the reason - why the Danes are gifted with several international awards for being a nation with the "happiest people" in the world - and recent studies backed up by a number of editorial surveys reports that the working environment in Denmark also confirm that Danish companies have the most satisfied employees in Europe

Ask for a seldom autograph
When you meat a Dane - just politely ask for their autograph - as you are meeting someone very special - for instance - the Danes you contact has the record of paying the highest taxes in the world - and secondary they are the only and seldom species that speak the Danish language among the very chosen few living on this lovely and crowded planet called Earth.


Test the Danes Happiness

When you visit Denmark and Copenhagen - you are welcome to speak to some Danish citizens - and ask if they actually are the happiest people in the world - and we presume the answer will be quite positive. Just try!





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A relaxed life style
The Danes have a very relaxed and happy lifestyle - and use any opportunity to carry out their open air activities plus gladly enjoy their leisure and recreational breaks.
 
Sports & leisure activities
There is always great action at every local sports event in Denmark. Here - the active Danish crown princess Mary - is hanging a medal on to Alma. Sports activities are very popular in Denmark - and gathers many happy participants of all kinds and of all ages.
 
Danish Women’s Movement - 1871
The Danish Women's Movement from 1871 - is one of several valuable movements that are built on a solid foundation of a freethinking - democratic and modern society in Denmark.
 
Gender Equality - A Core Value
One of the most important and basic elements in the Danish society is the fundamental principle of gender equality - which is the primary driving force and core value that has for generation developed a unique and well functioned welfare system in Denmark
 
Social togetherness
Respectful togetherness and socialising start very early at school among youngsters in Denmark - and are core values to interact and think together in the Danish society - which also is an important part of an easygoing and peaceful lifestyle in Denmark.
 
 
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