Daily Worry Up Sharply Since Presidential Election

Americans’ emotional health has suffered since the 2016 election. The average percentage experiencing worry on any given day has increased 4.1 percentage points to 33.3% since early November. Higher levels of worry were first evident after Donald Trump’s election in November, but they continued to rise in January and grew more in the first month of Trump’s presidency. CONT.

Alyssa Davis & Diana Liu, Gallup