Internet & TechAugust 15, 2018

14% of Americans have changed their mind about an issue because of something they saw on social media

A small share of the public – 14% – say they have changed their views about a political or social issue in the past year because of something they saw on social media.

August 9, 2018

Middle children have become rarer, but a growing share of Americans now say three or more kids are ‘ideal’

Roughly four-in-ten U.S. adults think families of three or more children are ideal. Yet it’s still much more common for American women at the end of their childbearing years to have had one or two kids than three or more.

Pew Research CenterJuly 13, 2018

Key public opinion findings on Trump, Putin and the countries they lead

Most Americans expressed an unfavorable opinion of Putin earlier this year, but Russians have a relatively positive view of Trump. Globally, there is low confidence in Putin and Trump on international affairs.

Pew Research CenterJuly 6, 2018

Border apprehensions of migrant families have risen substantially so far in 2018

The U.S. apprehended nearly 49,000 family members at its southern border from January through June – more than twice as many as in the same period last year.

Pew Research CenterJune 11, 2018

5 facts about how the U.S. and its allies see North Korea

Pew Research CenterMay 22, 2018

Key findings about American life in urban, suburban and rural areas

The demographic trends reshaping the United States are playing out differently in America’s urban, suburban and rural communities. Read key findings about the attitudes and experiences of urban, suburban and rural Americans.

Pew Research CenterMay 17, 2018

Americans say U.S. colleges make the grade, but many say public schools don’t measure up

While Americans say their nation’s colleges compare relatively well with those in other countries, they offer more negative assessments of U.S. public schools.

Pew Research CenterMay 11, 2018

Growing share of Americans say Supreme Court should base its rulings on what Constitution means today

A majority of Americans now say the Supreme Court should base its rulings on what the Constitution means today, representing a shift in public opinion.

May 10, 2018

7 facts about U.S. moms

American motherhood has changed in many ways since Mother’s Day was first celebrated more than 100 years ago. Read key findings about American mothers and motherhood.

Pew Research CenterMarch 26, 2018

Putin remains overwhelmingly unpopular in the United States

Just 16% of Americans see Vladimir Putin favorably, with more Republicans than Democrats holding that view.