America's Unhappiest States

Which State Do You Live In?

Gallup and Healthways created a list that ranks US states according to their “Well-Being Index” using criteria such as life evaluation, emotional health, work environment, physical health, healthy behaviors and basic access. Putting this criteria together provides a picture of what it means to be “happy.” Here’s the list of America’s unhappiest states in 2013.

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Review Date: 
March 4, 2014

Last Updated:
July 1, 2014