Pakistan has improved 8 points in the World’s Happiness Index, being among 20 gainers according to the recent list. Being ranked at 67th place according to the recent rankings, last year the country stood at 75th position.
What is World’s Happiness Index?
The United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network brings forth the popular World Happiness Report. It ranks 156 countries based on six indicators: income per capita, life expectancy, social support, freedom, generosity and corruption.
The improvement in Pakistan’s ranking shows that the country has shown significant improvements on the said indicators. With this, Pakistan is also the happiest country in entire South Asia, ranking better than its neighbours. It is consistently been ranked happier than China, Iran, Afghanistan, India and Bangladesh.