Proposed Change: Recalibrate the measurement of nations' attractiveness to tourists, with reference to environmental beauty, culture, safety, and national personality.
 Generosity (New)
Proposed Change: Dedicated World Census takers posed as amputee refugee city beggars to measure national generosity.
 Civil Rights: Drop tracking of crime-related freedom
Proposed Change: Delete inconsistent tracking of freedom relating to crime, which is currently measured in a redundant and haphazard way.
 Patriotism (New)
Proposed Change: Flags saluted per person per day.
 Food Quality (New)
Proposed Change: Professional food critics checked out thousands of restautants and home kitchens and called it "work", judging ingredient quality, creativity and diversity of food.
 Ease of Commute (New)
Proposed Change: Blood pressures before and after the daily commute were measured to see how stressful it is to travel from one place to another.