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Across most of the world, the percentage of adults with great jobs rarely tops 10%

by Jon Clifton

Unemployment doesn't tell us much about a country's prosperity or economic growth. At best, the current metric gives us an incomplete picture. It's time to retire it.

29% of adults, or about 1.5 billion people worldwide, reported working full time for an employer in 2018.

by RJ Reinhart

On World Children's Day, perceptions that children are treated with respect vary widely around the globe.

72% of the world smiled yesterday

by Julie Ray

Afghanistan sits alone at the bottom of Gallup's Law and Order Index rankings with a score of 38 in 2018, the deadliest year for its civilians in a decade.

In 2018, 69% of people worldwide said that they feel safe walking alone at night where they live, and 68% said they have confidence in their local police.

by Julie Ray

A new report from Lloyd's Register Foundation and Gallup finds that globally, safety and risk data in general are patchy -- if these data exist at all.

Worldwide, Where Do People Feel Safe? Not in Latin America

Employee Engagement Insights and Advice for Global Business Leaders

Developing ASEAN's Future Leaders Today

by Andrew Dugan and Steve Crabtree

Most people worldwide say the work that scientists do benefits people like them. However, considerably fewer say scientists' work benefits most others.

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