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Average life expectancy: 83.24 years

The local cuisine is Mediterranean — focusing on fresh and locally grown fruits, vegetables, pasta, and meat. A recent study found a new reason to follow it - it makes your bones stronger. The country, which is landlocked in Italy, has an advanced agriculture. Employment rates are high, and people don’t stress (you may not even know you're stressed out) so much over how they are going to pay the mortgage. The people have a strong sense of unity due to the country’s small size and unique place in the world in the Emilia-Romagna region.