Everyone wants to be happy and, in the last few years, science seems to be determined to find out how. This infographic explains the mathematical formula for happiness.

Happiness is infectious. We are more likely to be happier if we have a good and happy friend.

Money spent on doing, rather than buying things brings more happiness. For example, going on a holiday brings more happiness than a good shopping spree.

The world happiness rankings are based on different metrics such as life expectancy, the kindness of general population, social support and freedom to make choices.

According to Rutledge, happiness increases in anticipation when you make a plan to meet your close friend. Read the following infographic and improve your happiness rating.



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