Friday, April 18, 2008

Happiness tied to Income?

I'd previously heard/read that some of the happiest folks in the world were in countries that were largely impoverished.  However, the most recent Gallup poll indicates quite the opposite.

In fact, it seems to indicate a direct correlation between increasing GDP (per capita) and increasing life happiness:

INSERT DESCRIPTION

See Freakonomics for more detail.

No comments: