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.



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    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 5 May 2012
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Tomasulo, D. (2012). What Do You Know about Being Happy? The Positive Psychology Quiz. Psych Central. Retrieved on August 28, 2014, from


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