In 2011, which country was ranked happiest?

6.  In 2011, which country was ranked happiest?

  1. United States
  2. Denmark
  3. Finland
  4. Israel
  5. Austria

A: Denmark

While the reasons for this are still being researched, one likely possibility is that the communal / social nature of living in Denmark has created a closer connection and less sense of economic disparity among its population.  Here is a listing of the top ten

By the way, the United States did not make the list.