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India: Happiness Index, 0 (unhappy) - 10 (happy): For that indicator, The World Happiness Report provides data for India from 2013 to 2018. The average value for India during that period was 4.45 points with a minumum of 4.19 points in 2018 and a maximum of 4.77 points in 2013. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.