WalletHub just released their list of the happiest states in America, judging on 28 key metrics, including depression rates, sports participation rate, income growth and more.

Top Ten Happiest States in the U.S.

  1. Minnesota
  2. Utah
  3. Hawaii
  4. California
  5. Nebraska
  6. New Jersey
  7. South Dakota
  8. Iowa
  9. Wisconsin
  10. New Hampshire

Ten Least Happiest States in the U.S.

  1. West Virginia
  2. Oklahoma
  3. Louisiana
  4. Alabama
  5. Arkansas
  6. Mississippi
  7. Kentucky
  8. Missouri
  9. Tennessee
  10. Alaska

Utah Is…

  • #5 for Highest Sports Participation Rate
  • #1 for Fewest Work Hours
  • #1 Highest Volunteer Rate
  • #1 for Lowest Divorce Rate

Source: WalletHub