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An estimated 15 million U.S. adults have used injectable Type 2 diabetes drugs for weight loss. Reported effectiveness is lower among older adults.

Mental health and emotional stress continue to be the most important reasons college students cite for considering quitting their program.

Most Americans say care for mental health issues is not on par with care for physical issues. Cost and access are seen as the top barriers to treatment.

Ahead of Ecuador's security referendum on Sunday, Gallup data show no other region in the world, apart from active war zones, feels less secure than Guayas.

New research from the Gallup-Walton Family Foundation Voices of Gen Z study gives insight into how happy U.S. young people are and suggests ways to increase their happiness.

Nearly one in 10 U.S. adults consume cannabis at least 10 times a month, with the highest use found among lower-income and less educated individuals.

A record-high 57% of Americans say they would feel better if they could get more sleep; Americans average a historically low 6.5 hours per night. Stress levels have been rising, especially among young women.

Discover predictors of wellbeing and wealth among U.S. adults.

Results from the first year of the multiyear Global Flourishing study offer insights into why people's lives are going well.

Married people are more likely to be thriving in their wellbeing than adults who have never married, are divorced or are living with a domestic partner.

The latest World Happiness Report delivers some unhappy news to Americans -- and the rest of the world.

About six in 10 Americans think the COVID-19 pandemic is over, but roughly the same proportion of adults say their lives are not back to normal.

In the majority of countries worldwide, women's wellbeing suffers when they aren't working at their desired capacity.

Just in time for American Heart Month, the Hologic Global Women's Health Index shows high blood pressure testing is up among women.

Americans' personal satisfaction remains significantly higher than satisfaction with the way things are going in the U.S.

Discover the correlations among adolescent mental health, parenting practices and parent-child relationships.

Americans are the least satisfied with their personal lives than they have been since 2011, but some subgroups are faring better than others.

Football remains Americans' favorite sport to watch, with baseball and basketball a distant second.

The Short Answer

Seventeen percent of Americans say they smoke marijuana, similar to the 16% Gallup recorded in 2022.

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