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Worldwide, People Divided on Whether Life Today Is Better Than in the Past

India, 69% feel life is better today than it was 50 years ago, while 17% feel life is worse now. The reason for this is the giant economic strides India has taken in the last 5 decades, leading to a much better life for themselves and their family.

Poll: Most Indians feel life is better now than in 1960s

Yahoo India Finance Team
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Is life better today than it was 50 years ago?

That’s the question Pew Research Center posed to 43,000 respondents across 38 countries. It found that people with better income, good education and social conditions are more likely to say life is better now than it was circa 1967.

However, globally people are divided on the question. Let’s find out what Pew found out in its study:

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