Happy planet index score.

149th out of 152 countries.
up 4 places from 2018.
54.3 years

Life expectancy.

150th out of 152 countries.

1.45 gha/p

Ecological footprint.

37th out of 152 countries.



144th out of 152 countries.


Gross domestic product

129th out of 152 countries.



136th out of 152 countries.

a note on human rights

Human rights abuses are a problem in most of the world, including in some of the high-ranking countries in the Happy Planet Index results. While the Happy Planet Index may reflect some of the negative impacts of these abuses, it does not seek to directly measure this. For more information about human rights in this country, visit Amnesty International.

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