Distributional findings describe how happy people are in different times, places and publics in South Africa. The boxes show the value of each indicator and the position of that nation in comparison with the rest of the nations.
Rank in the world (2010-2019)
5.9 (97th )
29.4 (139th )
2.46 (113th )
46 (99th )
Trend of happiness over time
Regions in nation
Rank in the world is based on the happiness measure types available for most countries.
For this period (2010-2019) in South Africa these are:
The Trend over time chart is based on happiness measure types for which most points are available over all years.
For South Africa that is: