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Period:
Area:
10 countries/ areas
Highlight:
1 Canada7.565
2 Sweden7.417
3 Australia7.403
4 United States7.269
5 United Kingdom6.944
6 France6.684
7 Germany6.645
8 Japan6.240
9 Italy6.154
10 Republic of Korea 6.143

Source
Helliwell, John F., Richard Layard, and Jeffrey Sachs, eds. 2015. World Happiness Report 2015. New York: Sustainable Development Solutions Network.

Original source
Gallup World Poll.

Correlations with major national performance indices
Life satisfaction (10 steps)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 0.800677 X +1.296
Correlation coefficient (r)0.834
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.696

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 13399.994266 X -46249.721
Correlation coefficient (r)0.727
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.529

Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -1.224228 X +90.602
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.429
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.184

Fertility rate, total (births per woman)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = 0.318634 X -0.614
Correlation coefficient (r)0.643
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.413

Suicide - all ages (per 100,000 population)
No. of data10
Regression equation
Y = -2.675004 X +32.284
Correlation coefficient (r)-0.248
Coefficient of determination (R2)0.062