The UN has released its World Happiness Report for 2018, and once again Scandinavian countries top the list. Coming out ahead of its Nordic neighbors is Finland. But what is it about the Finns and their country that makes them so happy?
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Despite its dreary weather and long winters, Finland has emerged as the happiest country, according to a UN report. The unhappiest places were Burundi, the Central African Republic, South Sudan, Tanzania and Yemen.
A strong GDP and great social support are said to make a country happy. But a new ranking released for International Day of Happiness shows foreign-born residents of Germany are not as happy as locals.
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