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A new Gallup measure suggests countries in Latin America and Eastern/Southeastern Europe are among the most likely to struggle with long-term efforts to deal with the coronavirus.

Before the recent unrest, Kyrgyzstanis' approval of their now-former president, Sooronbai Jeenbekov, had dropped from 77% in 2018 to 57% in 2019.

by Anna Herforth, Ty Beal and Andrew Rzepa

This World Food Day, read about how the new Global Diet Quality Project will gather current, comparable data on what people eat around the world.

by Julie Ray and Andrew Dugan

The World Risk Poll, the first global study of worry and risk, provides insight into how well governments around the world are fulfilling their mandate to keep their people safe.

by Julie Ray

Billions worldwide worry that they will be seriously harmed by consuming unsafe food and water, and nearly as many expect it to happen in the next two years, according to the new Lloyd's Register Foundation World Risk Poll.

by Andrew Rzepa and Julie Ray

Worldwide, most people see climate change posing at least somewhat of a threat to people in their countries in the next 20 years, according to a new World Risk Poll report.

by Andrew Rzepa, Sera L. Young and Alexandros Makarigakis

Northwestern University and UNESCO are working with Gallup to survey 31 countries in Africa, Asia, Central and South America to benchmark water insecurity.

by Jon Clifton

To achieve an absolute victory in the war against poverty, world leaders cannot rely solely on economic indicators; they also need to know what people are thinking.

Canada ranks as the most-accepting country in the world for migrants, based on Gallup's latest Migrant Acceptance Index. The U.S. also still makes the list of most-accepting countries.

As the European Union unveils a new migration pact, Gallup finds the world growing less accepting of migrants, and a number of EU countries topping the list of the least-accepting countries in the world.

By Zacc Ritter and RJ Reinhart

In 2019, the median approval rating for Germany's leadership was 44%, while ratings for the U.S., China and Russia all clustered in the lower 30s.

Discover what the balance of power looks like through the world's eyes.

Discover how the world views U.S. leadership versus the leadership of Germany, China and Russia.

The earthquake that hit Nepal on April 25 devastated a fragile country that was already vulnerable from a combination of a high population density, poverty, old and poorly constructed buildings and extensive corruption.

by Rajesh Srinivasan and Jon Clifton

Learn how Gallup plans to keep polling the world during the coronavirus pandemic.

by Lewis Dijkstra, Eleni Papadimitriou and Stafford Nichols

A new analysis reveals that people who live in cities report higher levels of happiness than those in rural areas.