Over 90% Of Americans Looking Forward To 2021

It’s no secret that 2020 has been a terrible year, which is why most Americans are pretty happy there is only one week left.

A new survey finds:

  • 91% of Americans are definitely looking forward to the start of the New Year.
  • 80% say 2021 can’t come soon enough.
  • Baby Boomers are the most likely to say the 2021 can’t come soon enough (85%), as compared to Gen X (80%), Millenials (78%) and Gen Z (73%).
  • Women are also more likely to say that than men (83% vs. 74%).

But not everyone has such a poor opinion of 2020.

  • 42% of Americans say that while it did have problems, it wasn’t a bad year overall.
  • That’s true for 47% of men, and 37% of women.
  • Millennials are the generation most likely to think 2020 wasn’t that bad (54%), followed by Gen X (45%).

And whn it comes to 2021:

  • 74% of Americans believe it will be better than 2020 for them and their family, with 34% insisting it will be much better.
  • 20% believe it will be about the same or less, with 6% saying it will be worse.
  • And while folks may be looking forward to the New Year, 74% are concerned about what 2021 may bring.

Source: Yahoo Finance