The World Happiness Report 2023
March 25 , 2023
- This is the 10th year of the World Happiness Report.
- It is published by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network.
- Finland has maintained its position as the world’s happiest country for the sixth consecutive year.
- Six different factors go into determining a country’s happiness quotient.
- These include GDP per capita, social support, healthy life expectancy, freedom, generosity and low corruption.
- India’s rank improved from 136th (2022) to 126th in 2023 Report.
- India is still behind close neighbours like Sri Lanka (112), Pakistan (108), Nepal (78) and China (64).
- The war raged Ukraine was positioned at 92 and Taliban ruled Afghanistan stood in the list at the last spot (137th).