The Science of Happiness (Infographic)


It’s quite safe to say that there aren’t so many people out there who are 100% happy with every aspect of their lives. If you’re curious on how to improve these levels, this infographic below will help you do just that, by showing you the science of happiness. The hippocampus is the part of the brain responsible with happiness and memories and it’s a good thing to know just how to nurture it how it can in turn give you a boost during down times.

Can you guess what the top four happiest occupations are in the world? What about the two countries with the most optimistic people, or the two countries with the most satisfied people are? The answers, which can be found on the infographic, may surprise you. As you probably already know, the country you live in has a lot to do with how happy you are.

The happiest people in the world happen to live in Iceland, Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands and Australia. So a move from one country to another could be all you need to really give yourself a happiness boost.