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WalletHub Study: California is 2021’s 4th happiest state in America

With 4 in 10 adults having reported symptoms of anxiety or depressive disorder during the COVID-19 pandemic, the personal-finance website released its report on 2021’s Happiest States in America, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary.

To determine where Americans have the highest satisfaction with life, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 31 key indicators of happiness. The data set ranges from the depression rate and the positive COVID-19 testing rate to income growth and the unemployment rate.

Happiness in California (1=Happiest; 25=Avg.):

  • 3rd – % of Depressed Adults
  • 23rd – Adequate-Sleep Rate
  • 5th – Suicide Rate
  • 7th – Number of Work Hours
  • 13th – Separation & Divorce Rate
  • 2nd – Income Growth
  • 24th – COVID-19 Positive Tests in the Past Week per Capita

For the full report, please visit: https://wallethub.com/edu/happiest-states/6959

This article was released by WalletHub.