Poll: 56 percent of voters 'happy' about the elections results in Georgia

A majority of voters are "happy" with the election results in Georgia, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds.

Fifty-six percent of registered voters in the Jan. 6-7 survey said they are either very or somewhat happy about the Georgia Senate runoff races which saw Democrats Jon OssoffJon OssoffWall Street spent .9B on campaigns, lobbying in 2020 election: study Biden praises settlement in dispute between electric vehicle battery makers Memo to millennials: Don't be mad at us MORE and Rev. Raphael WarnockRaphael WarnockNBA names Obama alum to be director for social justice initiatives Wall Street spent .9B on campaigns, lobbying in 2020 election: study Wisconsin state Treasurer Sarah Godlewski launches Senate bid MORE both defeat Republican incumbents.

Forty-four percent of respondents said they are very or somewhat unhappy with the results.

The survey found young voters, voters of color and Democratic respondents were more likely to say they are very happy with the results.

Thirty-six percent of 18-34-year-olds surveyed, 55 percent of Black respondents, and 63 percent of Democrats said they are very happy.

With the victories of Ossoff and Warnock, President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden administration still seizing land near border despite plans to stop building wall: report Olympics, climate on the agenda for Biden meeting with Japanese PM Boehner on Afghanistan: 'It's time to pull out the troops' MORE is entering the White House with the Democrats holding slim majorities in both chambers of Congress.

The Hill-HarrisX poll was conducted online among 964 registered voters. It has a margin of error of plus or minus 3.16 percentage points.

Gabriela Schulte