The world is sadder and angrier than ever, major study finds

Iranians mourn after a 2017 earthquake in Kermanshah province. Iran was the fifth most negative country last year, a global survey found.

(CNN)It's not just you; the world really is getting more miserable.

People worldwide are sadder, angrier and more fearful than ever before, according to a major analysis of global well-being.
All three emotions rose to record levels in 2018, for the second consecutive year, in Gallup's annual Global State of Emotions report.
    On the bright side, people reported a slight decline in stress, meaning that overall, the world remained exactly as miserable as it was in 2017. Unfortunately, that also was a record year for misery.
      In the most recent 12 months dominated by war, political crises and humanitarian emergencies around the globe, Chad took the unwelcome honor of being the world's most negative country.