India did not make any improvement in its happiness quotient, ranking 118th out of 156 countries in a global list of the happiest nations, down one slot from last year on the index and coming behind China, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Denmark takes the top spot as the happiest country in the world, displacing Switzerland, according to The World Happiness Report 2016.
Switzerland was ranked second on the list, followed by Iceland (3), Norway (4) and Finland (5). India ranked 118th, down from 117th in 2015.
Contributed By Sonia Narula