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.

How do you feel about 2017?

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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Source

Release date

December 2016

Region

United States

Survey time period

December 16-19, 2016

Number of respondents

1,562 respondents

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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