Children’s Happiness with their life Exceeds 90%

Children’s Happiness with their life Exceeds 90%

The survey observed that the children’s happiness in their life reached 90.5%, while their happiness with their families reached 95.9%. Meanwhile, the children’s happiness with their own belongings, with the way they spend their time, with their appearance, with their health and wellbeing and with their friends reached 89.7%, 89.8%, 94.7%, 95.2% and 92.9% respectively. Moreover, their happiness with the houses they live in, with their schools, the level of security they feel and the area they reside in reached 91.8%, 84.8%, 88.6% and 87.1% respectively, in addition to other indices.Moreover, the child’s happiness survey provides an analysis of the extent of the impact of such factors, their relevance to the public welfare level and the degree of variance in feeling ordinary between male and female children, and also according to the child’s age.      Dr. Hajar Al Hebaishi, the Executive Director of Ajman Statistics and Competitiveness Center, pointed out that the field work and interviews with the children were completed during last February by the task team in parks, main shopping centers and schools of Ajman. This team was properly trained on how to deal with children of that age group. She also explained that the child’s happiness survey seeks to learn about the degree of the children’s happiness and satisfaction with their lives, and to measure the public welfare level, and the good childhood index. As the survey offers deep understanding of the significant element influencing the children feeling with happiness, such as the family, friends, health, school....etc. She added that our wise Leadership is keen on taking care of children and enhancing the intellectual and social status of the child, as well as caring for his health, creating a meaningful social and cultural climate, which promotes the child’s sprit of creativity, excellence and innovation and helps in creating happy times, in order to achieve welfare and sustainable development through indentifying and studying the children’s happiness bases. Dr. Al Hebaishi asserted that Ajman Government always takes the initiative to study the entire community of Ajman emirate, through conducting specialized studies and surveys to learn about and fulfill all requirements as soon as possible, based on its keenness on providing decent life for all citizens and residents in Ajman. It’s worth noting that H. H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Noaimi, the Crown Prince of Ajman and the Chairman of the Executive Council, endorsed the survey “Child’s Happiness” last year, which is considered the first community initiative of its kind, on the occasion of the International Happiness Day. This survey studies the child’s happiness in Ajman through various factors, such as family, friends, school, health, house and residence area.