Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Costa Rica: #1 on the Happy Planet Index

There might be a very strong connection between "being green" and "being happy."  At least that's Happy Planet Index.  (Not only that, Costa Rica also ranks high overall when it comes to measurements of quality of life.)
how it works for Costa Rica, which is #1 on the

Check out this informational mini movie from National Geographics entitled, "The Greenest and Happiest Country in the World."

Additionally, check out the Happy Planet Index website to see where your country rates, and compare it with others on the map. You can also investigate the ecological footprint, life expectancy, well-being, and inequality measure of different countries. The interactive data will keep you busy there for awhile!

 


Video from https://www.facebook.com/natgeotvUS/videos/10154745276431005/; Happy Planet logo from http://happyplanetindex.org/

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