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Last Updated: Wednesday February 14 2007 18:25 GMT

What countries are in the report?

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The Netherlands came top of a study of 21 countries to see how happy children were, but Britain came bottom.

Children were asked about their family life, education and health and safety to see how good their lives were.

Here's the list of the 21 countries which were studied, in order of happiness.

    1. Netherlands

    2. Sweden

    3. Denmark

    4. Finland

    5. Spain

    6. Switzerland

    7. Norway

    8. Italy

    9. Republic of Ireland

    10. Belgium

    11. Germany

    12. Canada

    13. Greece

    14. Poland

    15. Czech Republic

    16. France

    17. Portugal

    18. Austria

    19. Hungary

    20. United States

    21. United Kingdom



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