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Religion Mar. 28, 2014

Number of Executions in Each State Since 1977

Use this interactive to see how many executions have occurred in each state in a given year or overall since 1977, the year after the Supreme Court reaffirmed its approval of the death penalty.

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Religion Jan. 14, 2014

Religious Restrictions in 25 Populous Countries

Among the world’s 25 most populous countries, Egypt, Indonesia, Russia, Pakistan and Burma (Myanmar) stand out as having the most restrictions on religion when both government restrictions and social hostilities are taken into account.

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Religion Oct. 1, 2013

Interactive: Jewish Population Calculator

A major new Pew Research Center survey illuminates the many different ways in which Americans may self-identify as Jewish or partially Jewish. Use the checkboxes in this interactive to calculate the size of the U.S. Jewish population based on different definitions of what it means to be Jewish.

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Religion Oct. 1, 2013

Interactive: Jewish Denominational Switching

A major new survey of U.S. Jews conducted by the Pew Research Center finds that within the three major denominational movements, most of the switching is in the direction of less-traditional Judaism.

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Religion Aug. 6, 2013

Interactive: How Long Do You Want To Live?

Compare your ideal life span to those we surveyed in our report “Living to 120 and Beyond: Americans’ Views on Aging, Medical Advances and Radical Life Extension”

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Religion Oct. 29, 2012

Data: Trends in Voter Preferences Among Religious Groups

Interactive graphic summarizes the voting preferences of major religious groups, drawing on data from the latest survey by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press.

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Religion Dec. 19, 2011

Data: Global Christianity

View data on Christians in 232 countries in a series of sortable data tables. View all Christians and each tradition by number, as a percentage of the total Christian population and as a percentage of the overall population.

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Religion Jan. 1, 2011

Map: The Future of the Global Muslim Population

These maps allow users to select a country, a region or the world – as well as a decade – and see the size of the Muslim population in that place and time.

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Religion Apr. 27, 2009

Data: Faith in Flux: Reasons for Joining, Reasons for Leaving

Americans change religious affiliation early and often. In total, about half of American adults have changed religious affiliation at least once during their lives.