June 15, 2017

6 facts about American fathers

The changing role of fathers has introduced new challenges, as dads juggle the competing demands of family and work. Here are some key findings about fathers.

April 13, 2017

6 facts about the U.S. military and its changing demographics

The demographic makeup of the country’s active-duty force has changed over time, and those changes tend to reflect trends in the broader society.

March 30, 2017

About one-in-four U.S. workers have taken leave to care for a seriously ill family member

Roughly two-thirds of U.S. adults say workers should receive paid leave when they need to take time off to care for a sick family member.

January 25, 2017

Most officers say the media treat police unfairly

Among the challenges U.S. police officers perceive on the job is a widespread feeling that police are mistreated by the media.

Fact TankOctober 6, 2016

Voters have little confidence Clinton or Trump would help workers get skills they need to compete

American voters express relatively little confidence in either major party presidential candidate when it comes to their ability to help American workers prepare to compete in today’s economy.

Fact TankOctober 1, 2015

Women more than men adjust their careers for family life

Women most often are the ones who adjust their schedules and make compromises when the needs of children and other family members collide with work, data show.

Fact TankApril 1, 2015

Working-mom guilt? Many dads feel it too

Today’s working fathers are just as likely as working mothers to say that finding the right balance between their job and their family life is a challenge.

Fact TankMarch 10, 2015

Despite progress, women still bear heavier load than men in balancing work and family

Our research suggests the issue continues to resonate with many working moms.

Fact TankFebruary 20, 2015

Among LGBT Americans, bisexuals stand out when it comes to identity, acceptance

Compared with gay men and lesbians, bisexuals have a different perspective on their sexual orientation and a distinct set of experiences, a Pew Research survey found.

Fact TankSeptember 18, 2014

Families may differ, but they share common values on parenting

A new Pew Research survey finds widespread agreement among parents over the traits that children should be taught.