Americans' expectations of 2017

Will 2017 be better or worse than 2016?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 27, 2016
Americans' expectations of 2017 This statistic shows the results of a survey on Americans' expectations for the year 2017. During the survey, 28 percent of the respondents stated they expect 2017 to be much better than 2016. In contrast, 13 percent of the respondents think that 2017 will be much worse than 2016.
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Will 2017 be better or worse than 2016?

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Share of respondents
Much better than 201628%
Somewhat better than 201627%
Somewhat worse than 201611%
Much worse than 201613%
About the same as 201611%
Don't Know / No opinion10%
Share of respondents
Much better than 201628%
Somewhat better than 201627%
Somewhat worse than 201611%
Much worse than 201613%
About the same as 201611%
Don't Know / No opinion10%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 27, 2016
This statistic shows the results of a survey on Americans' expectations for the year 2017. During the survey, 28 percent of the respondents stated they expect 2017 to be much better than 2016. In contrast, 13 percent of the respondents think that 2017 will be much worse than 2016.
Show more
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