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Tale of the Data. Evan Wins, Pablo loses?

For those who don’t know, Evan is significantly taller than me. See here. While specifics are not necessary, let’s just say that Evan is above 6 feet tall, while I’m below 5’6”.

Now that you know those facts you can appreciate my chagrin at the following data from a paper published investigating the relationship between height and quality of life.  The paper provides its results in two extremely depressing charts.

Chart 1:

tall people happiertall people richerIf you want more explanation you can click here. Not sure what the male height gender mean but I know that I’m below it.

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