The Happiest US State Is…


A tropical island sounds good to me!

What makes a state happy? Well, that may be different things for different people, but a new report claims to have figured it out, and named the happiest state in the nation.

  • They looked at the 50 US states across 32 key metrics in areas of emotional and physical well-being, work environment and community and environment.
  • Factors include depression rates, income growth, sports participation rate, physical health, sleep rates and more.
  • Topping the list once again is Hawaii, which scored a 69.88 out of 100.

Top Ten Happiest States In The U.S.

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  1. Hawaii
  2. Utah
  3. Minnesota
  4. New Jersey
  5. Maryland
  6. California
  7. North Dakota
  8. Iowa
  9. Idaho
  10. Connecticut