Malaysia - lawyers among unhappiest workers

Doctors, engineers and lawyers rank amongst the unhappiest workers in Malaysia, feeling held back by a lack of prospects.

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JobsCentral Malaysia surveyed 3,508 Malaysians who were in work, and found that these three occupations scored a happiness rating of 53.3 - compared to a 61.4 average mark for people without a university degree or professional qualification. Graduates of design academies, for instance, scored 56.4. Hee Kim Fah of JobsCentral Malaysia said: 'The lack of jobs available for professional degree holders means that they are among the unhappiest workers in Malaysia.' Source: Malaysian Digest

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