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The U.S. ranks 114th in planet happiness

5 July 2009 Leave a comment

According to the New Economics Foundation, the United States has a Happy Planet Index (HPI) score of 30.7, which makes it rank one hundred and fourteenth in that category, out of one hundred and forty three countries. Costa Rica ranks first, with an HPI score of 76.1.

In the previous Happy Planet Index, the United States was ranked 150th.