Colombia is the 2nd Happiest Place for the Planet

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The HPI is calculated by adding the country's life expectancy with its life satisfaction divided by its ecological footprint. Vanuatu 2. According to Ode Magazine , The Happy Planet Index , a project of the New Economics Foundation , ranks Colombia as the 2nd happiest place for the planet. The top ranked countries were: 1. Colombia 3. Costa Rica 4. Dominica 5. Panama 6. Cuba 7. Honduras 8. Guatemala 9. El Salvador 10.