Happiness is a state of mind, sure. But does the actual state you live in also make a difference? A new study ranked the happiest and least happy states in America by looking at three categories . . .
"Health" including things like depression rates and how much sleep people get.
"Lifestyle" choices so, things like work-life balance and how many vacation days people take.
And "prosperity" things like household income and unemployment.
According to the results, people in the MIDWEST have the best chance at happiness.
The happiest states are
The ten UNHAPPIEST states, according to the study, are
See where all 50 states ranked here.