“happiness” Charts

The secret to happiness »

How happy are you? Very happy? Somewhat happy? After 40 years of research, social scientists have attributed happiness to 3…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 748
Score: 10

How do people define the "good life"? »

We asked users of BeyondThePurchase.Org to defined the "good life." People selected one of four choices--the good life is: experiencing…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 375
Score: 8

Happiness and Age, World, 2012 »

There are remarkably consistent patterns in the determinants of subjective well-being across people within and across countries and cultures around…

The Brookings Institution
by: The Brookings Institution
views: 286
Score: 5

What's the real link between income and well-being? »

The idea that there is some critical level of income (once 'basic needs' have been met), beyond which income no…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 298
Score: 3

The Economic Status Of The World's Happiest Countries »

When it comes to life satisfaction, the citizens of emerging nations score the highest. While not as wealthy as the…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 92
Score: 2

U.S. Adults With Kids At Home Happier & Stressed Out »

Looks like bundles of joy also bring bundles of stress! Having a child in the home brings both happiness and…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 64
Score: 2

The Price of Happiness »

It looks like money can buy happiness for some people. Making above $36,000 makes it almost half as likely that…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 88
Score: 2

10 Least Happy Countries »

These ten states represent the ten least happy states based on a scale that measures satisfaction with life on a…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 257
Score: 2

Top Ten Happiest Countries »

These ten states represent the top ten happiest states based on a scale that measures satisfaction with life on a…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 318
Score: 2

Find Your Place In the World: Five Happiest Countries »

Gallup asked people around the world to rate, on a scale of 0 to 10, their current life situation and…

September Oliveros
by: September Oliveros
views: 125
Score: 2

Top 10 Unhappiest Cities to Work In »

Employees were asked to evaluate 10 factors that affect workplace happiness: one’s relationship with the boss and co-workers, work environment,…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 226
Score: 2

Is Ethiopia Actualy Happier Than the US? »

The new HPI results show the extent to which 151 countries produce long, happy, and sustainable lives. The overall index…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 190
Score: 2

Material Values: More Happy vs Less Happy People »

People considered less happy scored higher on the material values scale for all three categories. This scale measures how much…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 185
Score: 2

Men Across the World Committing Suicide in Much Higher Rates »

Around the globe, males commit suicide in rates three and four that of females. In Asia and Pacific-island countries the…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 141
Score: 2

Suicide Rate Increase Surges 500% with the Recession »

Almost all of the increase in suicides since 1999 has been driven by the aging baby boomer generation, whose sensitivity…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 198
Score: 2

A Situation Where Whites Are Disproportionately Dying »

Historically, suicide rates have steadily declined, though in recent years, this trend has reversed. White males constitute the vast majority…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 671
Score: 2

Suicide Rates Vary Significantly by State, Region »

Suicide rates among the states expresses an unsettling correlation between where you live and the likelihood of suicide. Mountain states…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 366
Score: 2

A National Mid-Life Crisis: Middle-Age Suicides Skyrocket »

Suicides, usually considered a problem of teenagers and the elderly, have sharply risen among middled-aged Americans in recent years, nearly…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 468
Score: 2

Is Your State Unhappy? »

According to a new ranking by Gallup, these are the 10 states with the lowest levels of well-being. Gallup measures…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 309
Score: 1

Top Ten Countries: Life Expectancy »

These countries represent the ten countries with the highest life expectancies.

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 174
Score: 1

The Key to Living Longer: Positive Affect »

Higher levels of positive affect were significantly associated with a higher probability of survival in the five years following. They…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 153
Score: 1

Where Does the US Rank For Well-Being? »

The new HPI results show the extent to which 151 countries across the globe produce long, happy and sustainable lives…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 188
Score: 1

Amount Spent on Material Purchases »

TV, Stereo and Computer purchases were the most expensive purchases within the material condition with a median amount of $235.00…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 165
Score: 1

What Makes You Happy - in one word? »

One week of responses to the question "What Makes You Happy?" on the Gross National Happiness Index. Published for the…

Happiness Alliance
by: Happiness Alliance
views: 116

The Happiest Days Of 2014 »

Which day from last year brought a smile to your face? According to a recent Gallup poll, Americans reported being…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 35

Lower Worldwide Satisfaction with Affordable Housing »

Nearly half of the world is dissatisfied with their housing situation, according to this Gallup study. Housing markets across the…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 39

Infographic of Gross National Happiness Index »

Our first infographic of the Gross National Happiness Index scores for over 38,000 people who opted to take the survey…

Happiness Alliance
by: Happiness Alliance
views: 97

Can Money Buy Happiness? »

Though the happiest cities are a perception, according to a survey of 10,000 people across 20 countries, these are the…

Jocelyn Rossell
by: Jocelyn Rossell
views: 85

Conflict Zones & Struggling Economies Have Low Well Being »

A recent gallup poll measured countries' well being by examining purpose, social, financial, community, and physical indexes. The 10 countries…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 50

Happiness Geographies »

Over 38,000 people in over 8K zipcodes have taken the Gross National Happiness Index.

Happiness Alliance
by: Happiness Alliance
views: 69

Gross National Happiness Index for 38,000 people »

Gross National Happiness Index for 38,000 people who opted to take the survey 2011-2014

Happiness Alliance
by: Happiness Alliance
views: 74

Countries with the Highest Happiness Rating »

According to the OECD Better Life Index, which rated 36 countries on a scale of happiness between zero and ten,…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 75

Top 5 Colleges With the Happiest Students »

Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tennessee, recently scored the number one slot in the Princeton Review's ranking of colleges with…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 154

Top 3 Experiential Purchases »

These numbers represent the percent of purchases within each category for experiential purchases combining all three studies. In comparison, for…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 159

Experiential Products Make Us Happiest When Things Go Bad »

From research articles to popular blogs, everyone agrees that you should spend your money on life experiences. But this experience…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 111

Which Purchases Make Us Happiest? »

Material items designed to create or enhance experiences, also known as "experiential products," can make shoppers just as happy as…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 158
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