Uganda: Happiness index

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

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

 Latest value 4.43
 Year 2022
 Measure points
 Data availability 2013 - 2022
 Average 4.25
 Min - Max 3.74 - 4.64
 Source The World Happiness Report
For that indicator, we provide data for Uganda from 2013 to 2022. The average value for Uganda during that period was 4.25 points with a minimum of 3.74 points in 2016 and a maximum of 4.64 points in 2020. The latest value from 2022 is 4.43 points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 134 countries is 5.54 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Recent values chart
Uganda - Happiness index - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Uganda - Happiness index - historical chart - 2013-2022

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.

Selected articles from our guide:

What factors determine the exchange rates

International lending and sovereign debt

Are trade deficits bad for the economy?

The unholy trinity of international finance

Most commonly used measures of corruption

All articles

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Happiness index 4.43 2022 points
 Human development 0.525 2021 points
 Women in parliament 33.81 2022 percent
 Land area 200,520 2021 sq. km
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here