Finland was named the world’s happiest country for the sixth year in a row in the World Happiness Report -2023. India was ranked 126 of the 137 countries on the list.
World Happiness Report -2023
- Released on: March 20, 20231
- Released by: United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN-SDSN)
- India Ranked: 126 out of the 137 countries (India’s rank in 2022 was -136 among 146 countries)
- Bottom rank: Afghanistan (137)
Important Points of World Happiness Report -2023
- 137 – Afghanistan
- 135-Sierra Leon
- India has the lower happiness score behind China (rank- 64) Nepal (rank- 78), Pakistan (rank -108), Bangladesh (rank -118) and Sri Lanka (rank-112).
- While Ukraine’s ranking improved from 98 to 92 this year, despite the Russian invasion, its overall score fell from 5.084 to 5.071, on a scale of zero to 10.