By Nathan Jeffay, September 11, 2014
Stereotypically, Jews are big complainers. But in a global poll, Israel comes out as one of the least peevish nations.
The Pew Research Centre's Global Attitudes Project positioned Israel as the eighth most satisfied nation in the world. Asked about national conditions, 49 per cent of Israelis were satisfied "with the way things are going" - nine per cent higher than in Britain.