The FINANCIAL - Americas

The FINANCIAL -- More than 40 million blacks live in the United States, making up around 13% of the nation’s population, according to 2016 Census Bureau estimates. Here are five facts about the U.S. black population today, drawn from Pew Research Center studies in the past ...

The FINANCIAL -- The U.S. national mood improved markedly this month, with the percentage of Americans satisfied with the way things are going in the country jumping to 36% in early February from 29% ...

The FINANCIAL -- Nearly half of U.S. states saw their well-being scores decline by a statistically significant margin in 2017, according to the Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index. And, for the first ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans continue to be geographically segregated by religion. Protestants dominate in the South, while Catholics are most common in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic, with some ...

The FINANCIAL -- The landscape of relationships in America has shifted dramatically in recent decades. From cohabitation to same-sex marriage to interracial and interethnic marriage, here are eight ...

The FINANCIAL -- President Donald Trump's job approval ratings on various issues range from 34% of Americans approving of how he is managing relations with the news media to 52% approving of his ...

  The FINANCIAL -- Although the new federal budget significantly increases U.S. defense spending, only a third of Americans believe the government is spending too little on the military. The ...

The FINANCIAL -- More than three in four Americans (77%) have a favorable view of South Korea, the host of the 2018 Winter Olympics. This is up 13 percentage points from Gallup's last reading in 2014 ...

The FINANCIAL -- North Korea dwarfs all other countries when Gallup asks Americans whom they consider to be the United States' greatest enemy. Fifty-one percent now name the East Asian nation, more ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' mentions of immigration as the most important problem facing the nation have almost doubled this month, rising to 15% of all mentions from 8% last month. Dysfunctional ...