Kenyans have been ranked the second happiest people in Africa and 35th in the world according to a Gallup happiness report. Paraguay, Colombia and Ecuador were ranked the happiest in the world at position 1,2 and 3 respectively while Rwanda was ranked the happiest in Africa and 23rd in the world. Sudan, Tunisia and Turkey were ranked as the unhappiest countries in the world.
The report released to mark the third annual International Day of Happiness ranked the top 10 countries from Latin America. The places with the lowest positive emotions were the war-torn countries such as Afghanistan, conflict-ridden South Sudan and Ukraine. Liberia also suffered in the happiness index because of the ebola epidemic.
Here is the full list of the happiest countries,