Happy planet index score

8th out of 147 countries
up 16 places from 2019
76.2 years

Life expectancy.
49th out of 147 countries.

5.24 tCO2e

Carbon footprint.
71st out of 147 countries.


25th out of 147 countries.


Gross domestic product

45th out of 147 countries.



117th out of 147 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.

HPI split by income group data in 2023

Hover over the text on the income decile axis to see the income ranges each decile refers to.

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