HELSINKI – Finland tops an index of the happiest nations during which to stay.
The World Happiness Report revealed Wednesday ranked 156 nations by their happiness ranges, based mostly on components akin to life expectancy, social assist and corruption.
This yr’s report is the primary to incorporate immigrants, who had been evaluated in 117 of the nations.
The Nordic nations, none significantly numerous, have dominated the index because it first was produced in 2012. In topping the index, Finland nudged neighboring Norway into second place.
Rounding out the Prime 10 are Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland, Netherlands, Canada, New Zealand, Sweden and Australia.
The USA fell to 18th place from 14th final yr within the index finished by the U.N. Sustainable Growth Options Community.