Finland has been awarded the annual 2020 United Nations World Happiness Report’s accolade of being world’s happiest nation. Once more. For the third time in a row, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
Denmark, Switzerland, Iceland and Norway had been additionally close to the highest.
The report cites good social assist networks, social belief, sincere governments, protected environments and wholesome lives.
Denmark had the highest spot 3 times too in 2012, 2013 and 2016, Switzerland in 2015 and Norway in 2017.
In all, 156 nations had been ranked in 2020 report in keeping with how joyful their residents understand themselves to be, based mostly on the analysis of their very own lives.
The UK missed out by taking 13th place whereas the US got here in at quantity 18.
Jeffrey Sachs, one of many report’s editors stated that the World Happiness Report has confirmed to be an indispensable device for policymakers who want to perceive the components that promote happiness and wellbeing.
He confirmed that causes that contribute to wellbeing embody good social assist networks, social belief, sincere governments, protected environments and wholesome lives.