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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.

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.

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.

72% of the world smiled yesterday

by Jihad Fakhreddine

When your country leads the world in government corruption and it's always a bad time to find a job, even the slightest push can send it into turmoil.

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

26% Worldwide Employed Full Time for Employer

Employee Engagement Insights and Advice for Global Business Leaders

Global Leaders -- Make "Great Job" Creation a Top Priority

Developing ASEAN's Future Leaders Today