Eau Claire Happiness Initiative

In 2012, the city manager of Eau Claire, Wisconsin lead a happiness initiative, bring together many partners (see the Eau Claire Happiness Initiative Power Map). The community measured happiness using the Gross National Happiness Index in partnership with the University of Wisconsin, where a course on random sampling focused on conducting a random sample of the student population. A report was not publicly issued, but results were used by the city officials to inform allocation of resources for summer programs.

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