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Health is clearly a vital aspect of our wellbeing. The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines health as a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. This category therefore covers resources on physical and psychological health, as well as the health systems which best help support high levels of wellbeing.
(Photo: A varied diet is vital for health. Credit: Denise Curi).
This briefing paper offers a short overview of the index and of the 2016 results.
You can explore all the data at happyplanetindex.org.
This is part of the Happy City Index - the world’s first city-wide, comprehensive, live measure of happiness and wellbeing. It will revolutionise how cities…
Person- and community-centred approaches for health and wellbeing have significant potential to improve outcomes for individuals, support the development of strong and resilient communities…
- The WIT-Y assessment, an online tool that youth can complete to explore their well-being across eight domains.
- The WIT-Y Snapshot, which gives youth a picture of their well-being based on the assessment they completed.