Trump got you in a bad mood?

You are not alone.  From Gallup:

 

Percentage of U.S. Adults in Bad Mood: Elections 2016, 2012 and 2008
Bad mood defined as percentage of U.S. adults who experienced a lot of stress and worry without a lot of happiness and enjoyment

 

Seven days before election (avg.) Election Day Day after election *Next seven days (avg.)
% % % %
Nov 8, 2016 10 19 20 12
Nov 6, 2012 10 16 15 12
Nov 4, 2008 10 13 15 13
*Average of seven days after the day following the election
GALLUP-HEALTHWAYS WELL-BEING INDEX

About Steve Greene
Professor of Political Science at NC State http://faculty.chass.ncsu.edu/shgreene

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