Australia Talks National Survey reveals what Australians are most worried about – Politics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Screenshot_2019-10-08 There's only one kind of Australian not losing sleep over our nation's problems.pngOf more than 50,000 Australians who participated in the mammoth study, most — 78 per cent — were optimistic about their own futures.

But they were much less hopeful for the future of the nation at large (51 per cent optimistic), and frankly despairing about where the world’s headed, with only 30 per cent hopeful for the future of the globe.

In a hyperactive and increasingly tribalised world, it seems the fear of what lies outside our own sphere of control is far worse than the adversity we face personally.

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