If rankings are anything to go by and you are from Denmark then you are very likely to be a happy person. Recent studies have put Denmark right on top of the list of places with the happiest people in the world. One cannot help but wonder what criteria were used in the ranking. As expected, the World health report has generated a lot of attention for the Danish nation. Another observation is that neighbours of Denmark like Sweden, Finland and Norway are also ranked high on the list. Maybe there is something in the water in Scandinavia that makes people happy. You may want to consider visiting the region for your next holiday.
World Happiness Report Criteria
The criteria used according to official sources include GDP, life expectancy, and others. With a score of 7.693 Denmark came first ahead of its neighbor, Norway who had a score of 7.655.
Life in Copenhagen, Denmark