Finland was recently declared the happiest country in the world by the United Nations. The current factors are for example life expectancy, social support, GDP, feeling of freedom and state of corruption in the country. www.dailymail.co.uk/.../...t-happiest-nations.html http://worldhappiness.report/ However, researchers in Finland questioned the parameters, stating they only tell about current trends and whether or not inhabitants are pleased with the current situation. It was questioned whether that tells anything about actual happiness. So what parameters would you measure happiness on?