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The world’s happiest and unhappiest places to live in 2017

Lovemoney Logo By lovemoney staff of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 41: As part of the World Happiness Report 2016 Update, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) for the United Nations studied 156 countries and considered six variables: GDP per capita, healthy life expectancy, social support, perceived freedom to make life choices, freedom from corruption and generosity. These were rated on a scale from 1 (worst) to 10 (best), with the average score of 5.4. We count down the 20 unhappiest and the 20 happiest nations.

Where to be happy in 2017

As part of the World Happiness Report 2016 Update, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) for the United Nations studied 156 countries and considered six variables: GDP per capita, healthy life expectancy, social support, perceived freedom to make life choices, freedom from corruption and generosity. These were rated on a scale from 1 (worst) to 10 (best), with the average score of 5.4. We count down the 20 unhappiest and the 20 happiest nations.
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