World Happiness Report was released on 18th March 2022, 10th Anniversary Edition of the 2022 United Nations’
Finland has topped the “World Happiness Report 2022″ for 5th continuous year.
India has improved its rank by three spots to accuqire 136th position in the United Nations’ World Happiness Report for the year 2022, which ranked 146 countries.
In 2021, India’s rank was 139.
The top 10 countries of the World Happiness Report 2022 are :
- 1. Finland
- 2. Denmark
- 3. Iceland
- 4. Switzerland
- 5. The Netherlands
- 6. Luxembourg
- 7. Sweden
- 8. Norway
- 9. Israel
- 10. New Zealand
The World Happiness Report is being published by United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network since 2012 to rank countries by how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be.
World Happiness Report is based on two key ideas :
- (1) Happiness or life evaluation measured through opinion surveys.
- (2) Identifying key elements that determine well-being and life evaluation across countries.
Source : 2022 World Happiness Report