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Not Just a Job: New Evidence on the Quality of Work in the United States

Lumina Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Omidyar Network and Gallup collaborated to create a pivotal new job quality index that measures more than income and benefits.

Discover what matters to U.S. workers and if they are finding the dimensions of quality they need for a good life.

Findings
60%
U.S. workers who are in mediocre or bad jobs
79%
Workers in good jobs who experience the highest levels of satisfaction with their lives
31%
Black women who work in bad jobs -- a higher percentage than any other large racial or gender group
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World Happiness Report 2020

This landmark survey from Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) measures the state of global happiness and ranks 156 countries by how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be.

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2019 Gallup Global Emotions

Representing the views of citizens from more than 140 countries and areas, this study measures life's intangibles -- feelings and emotions -- that traditional economic indicators such as GDP were never intended to capture.

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The Global Findex Database 2017: Measuring Financial Inclusion and the Fintech Revolution

Key findings from the World Bank's Global Findex database allow detailed insight into how adults in more than 140 economies access accounts, make payments, save, borrow and manage risk.

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American Views: Trust, Media and Democracy

As Knight Foundation and Gallup continue their landmark Trust, Media and Democracy studies, they find that while most Americans say the news media is very important to a healthy, functioning society, many do not trust news organizations.

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The U.S. Healthcare Cost Crisis

West Health and Gallup examine how the high cost of healthcare impacts Americans' personal finances, individual healthcare choices and perceptions of the U.S. healthcare system.

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Creativity in Learning

Gallup studied how creativity in learning fosters problem-solving and critical-thinking skills, especially when supported by transformative technology use.

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The Five Conditions Assessment

What can entrepreneurs do to achieve sustainable growth? TrueSpace and Gallup led a combined five-year effort to answers that question and identify the key operating conditions highly predictive of growth.

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Forging Pathways to Purposeful Work: The Role of Higher Education

College graduates increasingly want to find meaning in their work. Bates College and Gallup explore the "purpose gap" and identify how colleges and universities can prepare students to achieve personal and professional fulfillment.

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Facing the Future: U.S., U.K. and Canadian Citizens Call for a Unified Skills Strategy for the AI Age

Northeastern University and Gallup surveyed citizens in the United States, the U.K. and Canada to understand how postsecondary institutions, businesses and governments are preparing students and workers for the rapidly approaching AI disruption.

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