U.S. Politics Nov. 23, 2015

Public Trust in Government: 1958-2015

Public trust in the government remains near historic lows. Only 19% of Americans today say they can trust the government in Washington to do what is right “just about always” (3%) or “most of the time” (16%).

Global Sep. 16, 2015

Development in Africa

Key findings from a survey in nine sub-Saharan African nations (Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda).

Global Apr. 16, 2015

Percentage of Households that Have a Car, Bicycle or Motorcycle in 44 Countries

Global Mar. 19, 2015

Internet Access Strongly Related to Per Capita Income

Across the emerging and developing nations surveyed, internet access is closely linked to national income

Religion Mar. 5, 2015

Trends in Papal Favorability Among U.S. Catholics

Pope Francis’ favorability rating among U.S. Catholics is comparable to ratings for Pope John Paul II in the 1980s and ’90s, and has surpassed any favorability rating for Pope Benedict XVI.

Media & News Mar. 5, 2015

How Demographics Play Into Local News Habits

How various demographic groups in Denver, Macon and Sioux City interact with local news.

U.S. Politics Jan. 14, 2015

Women in Congress, 1916 – 2015

The 114th U.S. Congress includes a record 108 women — 88 in the House (including four nonvoting delegates) and 20 in the Senate. While women still account for only about a fifth of each chamber, that’s a considerable increase from where things stood not too long ago.

Hilary Clinton
U.S. Politics Jan. 16, 2014

Timeline: Hillary Clinton’s Career

Infographic charting Hillary Clinton’s favorability ratings from 1992 to 2012.

Religion Dec. 3, 2013

Infographic: Survey of Jewish Americans

Highlights from the Pew Research Center survey report, “A Portrait of Jewish Americans”

Media & News Oct. 24, 2013

Infographic: The Facebook News Experience

On Facebook, the largest social media platform, news is a common but incidental experience, according to an initiative of Pew Research Center in collaboration with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.