April 6, 2014 – “Nigerian Youths Are World’s Number One Unhappy People” – Int’l Youth Foundation
“Nigerian Youths Ranked Most Unhappy People In The World” – Int’l Youth Foundation
According to a recent survey put together by IYF, International Youth Foundation and CSIS (Center for strategic & Int’l studies), Nigerian youths have been ranked world’s #1 most unhappy people.
The Youth Wellbeing Index released on the 4th of April, 2014, interviewed youths from 30 different countries between ages 12-24 years old using 6 aspects of their lives.
Nigeria ranked last in education in the countries surveyed; 29th in healthcare only better than Uganda; also ranked 29th in the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT); came last in providing safety and security for its youth; 27th position in the area of economic opportunities for youth and 17th position in citizen participation.
According to the survey, Australian Youths are the happiest in the world.