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Happiness Index, 0 (unhappy) - 10 (happy), 2022:

The average for 2022 based on 11 countries was 6.26 points. The highest value was in Canada: 6.96 points and the lowest value was in Dominican Republic: 5.57 points. The indicator is available from 2013 to 2023. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: points; Source: The World Happiness Report
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Countries Happiness index, 2022 Global rank Available data
Canada 6.96 1 2013 - 2023
USA 6.89 2 2013 - 2023
Costa Rica 6.61 3 2013 - 2023
Mexico 6.33 4 2013 - 2023
Nicaragua 6.26 5 2013 - 2023
Panama 6.26 6 2013 - 2023
Guatemala 6.15 7 2013 - 2023
El Salvador 6.12 8 2013 - 2023
Honduras 6.02 9 2013 - 2023
Jamaica 5.7 10 2013 - 2023
Domin. Rep. 5.57 11 2013 - 2023



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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