How do you feel about 2017?

Americans' feelings about 2017 This statistic shows the results of a survey on Americans' feelings on the year 2017. During the survey, 72 percent of the respondents stated they felt hopeful. In contrast, 23 percent of the respondents said they felt sad.
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YesNoDon't Know/ No Opinion
Hopeful72%20%8%
Anxious50%40%11%
Sad23%64%13%
Angry19%68%13%
Distrustful31%55%14%
Excited51%36%13%
Upset22%65%13%
Confused26%62%12%
Peaceful49%38%13%
Relaxed46%41%13%
Helpless25%63%13%
Indifferent25%60%16%
Hurt17%69%14%
Fearful34%54%12%
Optimistic61%29%10%
Pessimistic27%57%16%
Joyful47%39%14%
YesNoDon't Know/ No Opinion
Hopeful72%20%8%
Anxious50%40%11%
Sad23%64%13%
Angry19%68%13%
Distrustful31%55%14%
Excited51%36%13%
Upset22%65%13%
Confused26%62%12%
Peaceful49%38%13%
Relaxed46%41%13%
Helpless25%63%13%
Indifferent25%60%16%
Hurt17%69%14%
Fearful34%54%12%
Optimistic61%29%10%
Pessimistic27%57%16%
Joyful47%39%14%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey on Americans' feelings on the year 2017. During the survey, 72 percent of the respondents stated they felt hopeful. In contrast, 23 percent of the respondents said they felt sad.
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Release date
December 2016
Region
United States
Survey time period
December 16-19, 2016
Age group
18 years and older
Supplementary notes
The source does not specify the type of survey.
The source does not provide any information regarding percentage points exceeding 100 percent.

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