Innovation. Boredom dropped from 46 percent to 41 percent. According to Gallup poll, Colombia is the 2nd happiest country in the world! Demographic weighting targets were based on the most recent Current Population Survey figures for the aged 18 and older U.S. population. From Gallup:. Married and widowed Americans are happier, worry less and are less lonely than those who are single or divorced. Adults Report Less Worry, More Happiness Amid Coronavirus Crisis May 18, 2020 As many states have begun to reopen their economies and many more are making plans to do so, Americans are reporting improvements in their emotional health. Learn how to discover the data you need to help your organization make better decisions and create meaningful change. Gallup, Inc. maintains several registered and unregistered trademarks that include but may not be limited to: A8, Accountability Index, Business Impact Analysis, BE10, CE11, CE11 Accelerator, Clifton StrengthsExplorer, Clifton StrengthsFinder, Customer Engagement Index, Customer Engagement Management, Dr. Gallup Portrait, Employee Engagement Index, Enetrix, Engagement Creation Index, Follow This Path, Gallup, Gallup Brain, Gallup Business Journal, GBJ, Gallup Consulting, Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, Gallup Management Journal, GMJ, Gallup Panel, Gallup Press, Gallup Tuesday Briefing, Gallup University, Gallup World News, HumanSigma, HumanSigma Accelerator, ICE11, I10, L3, ME25, NurseInsight, NurseStrengths, Patient Quality System, Performance Optimization, Power of 2, PrincipalInsight, Q12, Q12 Accelerator, Q12 Advantage, Selection Research, Inc., SE25, SF34, SRI, Soul of the City, Strengths Spotlight, Strengths-Based Selling, StatShot, StrengthsCoach, StrengthsExplorer, StrengthsFinder, StrengthsInsight, StrengthsQuest, SupportInsight, TX(R+E+R)=P3, TeacherInsight, The Gallup Path, The Gallup Poll, The Gallup School, VantagePoint, Varsity Management, Wellbeing Finder, Achiever, Activator, Adaptability, Analytical, Arranger, Belief, Command, Communication, Competition, Connectedness, Consistency, Context, Deliberative, Developer, Discipline, Empathy, Fairness, Focus, Futuristic, Harmony, Ideation, Includer, Individualization, Input, Intellection , Learner, Maximizer, Positivity, Relator, Responsibility, Restorative, Self-Assurance, Significance, Strategic, and Woo. The South American country accumulated 87 points, coming in behind Fiji on 92 points while the Philippines was ranked in third with 84 points. Concerns About Hospitals, COVID-19 Tests Declining, 47% say they worried a lot "yesterday," down from 59% earlier in crisis, Democrats, lower-income, single adults report more negative emotions, Women more likely than men to report daily worry and loneliness. These findings are from an online, probability-based Gallup Panel survey that has tracked Americans' emotional wellbeing during the coronavirus pandemic since March 23. Learn more about how the Gallup Panel works. However, more significant gaps are seen in the latest data, as some groups are as happy today as they were in 2008, while others are less likely to say they are happy: Democrats and political independents: Democrats and independents were slightly less likely than Republicans to report being happy in Gallup measures from 2001 to 2008, but the gap is much wider today. Happiness is up five points to 72 percent in the poll taken between April 27 and May 10, compared with 67 percent in the poll taken between March 26 and April 6. 1 in the survey released Dec. 29, ending the 12-year run of President Obama, who had finished No. Americans' Perceptions of Success in the U.S. 86% of Americans say they're "very" or "fairly happy," a new low, Happiness reports down since 2008 among nonwhites, steady among whites, Republicans' happiness still high, while Democrats', independents' slides.