North Korea's "happiness index"

May 29, 2011 7:15 AM


Our former colleague Jen Lee flagged this important report now circulating in the Chinese media: North Korea's own "happiness index."  Astonishingly, North Korea is not number one:

1. China.

2. North Korea.

3. Cuba.

4. Iran.

5. Venezuela.


152. South Korea.


203. The United States.



Any chance the full text of the index will be translated and posted?

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