Survey result: India ranks 9th on happiness index among 28 countries
The survey results declare that India ranks ninth on happiness index among 28 global markets. The parameters of happiness for Indians are Personal safety and security, friends and feeling in control of life. This was a result of the Global Happiness Survey which was conducted by Ipsos, a marketing research firm. Australia and Canada shared the number one position, and the least ranked countries were Argentina, Spain and Russia.