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PSHE | Relationships and health

Which countries get the best sleep?

Good news for the people of Finland, Ireland and the Netherlands! Their citizens are some of the best sleepers in the world. And it has a huge impact on wellbeing, productivity and even the economy. So why do sleep patterns vary from culture to culture? This short video from the Economist explores an intriguing conundrum.

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