Study pressure is making pupils less happy, according to an academic. Photo: Dickson Lee
Study pressure is making pupils less happy, according to an academic. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong pupils’ happiness drops for first time in 4 years, with researchers pointing to strict Covid rules and rising study stress

  • According to latest happiness index by Lingnan University, pupils from Primary Four to Form Three have an average rating of 6.77 on a scale between zero and 10
  • ‘Pressure from study is tremendous and many students cannot catch up with the curriculum,’ says academic who led study

Study pressure is making pupils less happy, according to an academic. Photo: Dickson Lee
Study pressure is making pupils less happy, according to an academic. Photo: Dickson Lee
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