In 1972, Bhutan’s King challenged the world to give importance to human happiness than to Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Are the richest nations necessarily the ones where people are happy? The concept caused some a kind of revolution. Happiness seemed too soft, and not scientific and measurable enough to our trained material world. Yet, it found its way to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Among 156 countries that were included in the World Happiness Report 2016, India ranked 118th, one slot below its position last year.
Look at the latest report at: http://worldhappiness.report/