Are certain age groups or ethic groups more jealous?

There does not appear to be a difference in jealousy based on age or ethnicity. It is hard to study age groups because scientists would need to interview the exact same group of people, at different ages, and even if that could occur the information would be outdated because cultural variations from decade to decade.

It also is difficult to make sweeping generalizations about differences in jealousy among ethnic groups because of cultural variations between countries.

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