Bhutan: Happiness index

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Happiness Index, 0 (unhappy) - 10 (happy)

 Latest value 5.08
 Year 2019
 Measure points
 Data availability 2015 - 2019
 Average 5.12
 Min - Max 5.01 - 5.25
 Source The World Happiness Report
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 2015 to 2019. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 5.12 points with a minimum of 5.01 points in 2017 and a maximum of 5.25 points in 2015. The latest value from 2019 is 5.08 points. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 153 countries is 5.42 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The Happiness ranking is part of the World Happiness Report. The country scores are based on a survey in which respondents evaluate the quality of their current lives on a scale of 0 to 10.

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