- India has been ranked 139 out of 149 countries in the list of UN World Happiness Report 2021, in 2020, India was ranked 144 out of 156 countries.
- Finland ranked the top spot in the report with India’s neighbours Pakistan ranking 105th, Bangladesh at 101st and China on 84th on the report.
- Finalnd is followed by Iceland, Denmark, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Sweden, Germany and Norway.
- The World Happiness Report 2021, issued by the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network, focuses on the effects of COVID-19 and how people all over the world have fared.
The Parameters used for measuring happiness in the report : The survey used the Gallup World Poll. This world poll asked people to vote on three indicators:
- Life Evaluations
- Positive Emotions
- Negative Emotions