World Happiness Report 2022: Indians are not at all happy when the list of the happiest countries in the world comes out. Because India’s rank is at the bottom end of that list. Last time too, India was in the bottom ten. As in the previous year, Finland is at the top of the Happiness Report 2022. This is the fifth time that Finland has topped the happiness index.
Other countries in the top five are Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland and the Netherlands. India ranks 136th out of 146 countries in the 2022 UN Happiness Index. India lags behind neighboring Pakistan, Bangladesh and China. Pakistan is ranked 121st in the list. Bangladesh is ranked 94th. China is ranked 72nd.
Russia ranks 80th and Ukraine 98th in the happiness index. Sri Lanka is ranked 127th. The World Happiness Report 2022 ranking was completed before the Russian invasion of Ukraine, which began on February 24. A total of 146 countries are in the UN Happiness Report 2022.
These are the 10 happiest countries in the world.
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10. New Zealand
Austria dropped out of last year’s list of 10 happiest countries in the world. Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Sierra Leone, Lesotho, Botswana, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Lebanon and Afghanistan are at the bottom of the list. According to a UNICEF report, more than one million children under the age of five will die of starvation without proper assistance in Afghanistan, the last state. The UN list is based on a number of factors, including income, life expectancy, problem solving, independence, trust and a corruption-free government for each country.