World empathy map shows SAUDI ARABIANS are among the best at putting themselves in others' shoes - while Britain didn't make the top ten
The United States is one of the most empathetic countries in the world, according to a new study – but it falls behind Ecuador, Saudi Arabia, and Peru - and the the United Kingdom did not even make the top ten.
Researchers surveyed more than 104,000 people from 63 countries, measuring their compassion for others and tendency to imagine others’ point of view.
The results come as a surprise even to the researchers, who note that some of the top ranking countries have long been tied to ‘aggression and wars.’
THE TOP 10 COUNTRIES 1.) Ecuador
2.) Saudi Arabia
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