Guatemala 4th on List of Happiest Nations
In a report released Saturday, the group ranks nations using the "Happy Planet Index," which seeks countries with the most content people.
In addition to happiness, the index by the New
Economics Foundation considers the ecological footprint and life expectancy of countries.
This year's survey, which looked at 143 countries, featured Latin American nations in nine of the Top 10 spots. Costa Rica ranked #1 and the runner-up was the Dominican Republic, followed by Jamaica, Guatemala and Vietnam.