Travel website Jetpac analyzed over 150 million Instagram photos in 6,000 cities around the world – looking for nothing but big smiles.

Based on this study, they found that Brazil is the happiest country in the world.

Here’s a rundown of the Top 5 happiest countries in the world, according to Instagram:


  1. Brazil
  2. Nicaragua
  3. Colombia
  4. Bolivia
  5. Costa Rica

The United States didn’t even make the Top 30 – coming in at number 33.

As for the least happy countries, Austria, the Czech Republic, and Sweden were at the very bottom of the list. (DailyMail)