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IMPROVING QUALITY OF LIFE BY EXPLORING HUMAN HAPPINESS

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COUNTRY REPORT

THE HAPPY DANES

Denmark often ranks as the happiest country in the world. This report by the Happiness Research Institute explains the reasons behind the high level of happiness among the Danes. Download the report

 

Interested in having a country report done? Mail us

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CITY SURVEY

MEASURING WHAT MATTERS

 

The town of Dragør just outside Copenhagen, Denmark, have worked together with The Happiness Research Institute to have a closer look at the status and potential for happiness, satisfaction and quality of life.

Download the city survey in Danish or English

 

Interested in measuring what matters in your city? Mail us

NEW REPORT

SUSTAINABLE HAPPINESS

Why sustainable behaviour leads to an increase in quality of life.

 

The tools of happiness research have the potential to recast the debate between economic growth and environmental protection. This report from the Happiness Research Institute explores the links between happiness and environmental sustainability.

Download the report

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POLICY MAKERS

ADVICE AND RECOMMENDATIONS

 

The Happiness Research Institute empower cities, communities and government to develop strategies to achieve greater subjective well-being for their citizens. Learn more us

SPEAKER INQUIRY

KEYNOTES, PANELS AND ROUNDTABLES

 

We would love to speak at your event. However, we also need to allow time for our research and projects.

Please download our speaker inquiry form

Happy Work

JOB SATISFACTION 

UPCOMING REPORT

 

In the spring of 2015, the Happiness Research Institute will publish a new report, which explains how different factors drive satisfaction at work - and how these factors influence happiness level. Sign up for our newsletter and receive the free report.

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WORLD HAPPINESS REPORT

Commissioned for the United Nations

 

Published by Earth Institute at Columbia University, the World Happiness Report reflects a worldwide demand for more attention to happiness and absence of misery as criteria for government policy. Download the latest report  

"We will start measuring our progress as a country not just by how our economy is growing, but by how our lives are improving, not just by our standard of living, but by our quality of life."

David Cameron

Prime Minister

UK

5 trends

5 TRENDS FOR 2015

WHERE IS HAPPINESS HEADING?

 

What are policy makers up to around the world when it comes to subjective well-being? The Happiness Research Institute maps five current trends.

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Social isolation

SOCIAL ISOLATION

KEY CHALLENGE

 

Our social relationships are one of the best predictors of life satisfaction. Meanwhile, loneliness is speading in many societies, and is a major threat to mental and physical health.

Download the brief from the Happiness Research Insitute.

Publications

SHARING KNOWLEDGE

PUBLICATIONS, EXPOS AND ARTICLES

 

The Happiness Research Institute produce reports, books, expositions, articles and Op-Eds on subjective well-being, happiness and quality of life.

 

All our work is freely available.

Explore some of it here

Altruisme

ALTRUISM

CROWDFUNDING A REPORT ON...CROWDFUNDING

 

The Happiness Research Institute aims to produce a report that explores the link between happiness and altruism - financed exclusively through crowdfunding. Learn how you can help.

”An increasing body of evicence has shown that subjective well-being can be measured in surveys, that such measures are reliable, and that they can inform policy making."

     OECD, Guidelines on Measuring Subjective Well-being