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Aggregation of various surveys at national level
Period:
Area:
10 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 France2.16
2 Japan 2.03
2 Republic of Korea2.03
4 United Kingdom2.01
5 Germany2.00
6 Italy1.90
7 Canada1.89
8 United States1.82
9 Sweden1.73
10 Australia1.70

Source
Veenhoven. R.. Inequality of happiness in 134 nations 2000-2009. World Database of Happiness. Rankreport Inequality Adjusted Happiness.

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -2.177924 X +10.934
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.569
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.324

GNI per capita, PPP (current international$)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -21174.416784 X +89892.101
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.447
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.200

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 0.021779 X +0.778
Correlation coefficient (r)0.209
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.044

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -0.424456 X +2.417
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.227
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.052

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population, age-adjusted)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 3.694484 X +4.511
Correlation coefficient (r)0.133
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.018