Pew Research Center Maps Oct. 5, 2015

Worldwide Abortion Policies

Analysis of United Nations data shows only six of 196 countries do not allow women to receive abortions under any circumstances.

Internet & Tech Data Visualization Oct. 1, 2015

Teens Voices: Dating in the Digital Age

From flirting to breaking up, social media and mobile phones are woven into teens’ romantic lives. This essay features teens voices as they describe their experience navigating dating in the digital age.

Hispanic Data Visualization Sep. 28, 2015

Statistical Portrait of the Foreign-Born Population in the United States, 1960 – 2013

There were a record 41.3 million immigrants living in the U.S. in 2013, making up 13.1% of the nation’s population, a fourfold increase since 1960. These interactive charts explore immigration population trends, from origin to length of time in the U.S., to age and language use.

Hispanic Data Visualization Sep. 28, 2015

Selected U.S. Immigration Legislation and Executive Actions, 1790 – 2014

Explore how immigration in the U.S. was shaped by laws and acts in this interactive timeline of U.S. immigration legislation since the 1790s.

Hispanic Maps Sep. 28, 2015

How America’s Source of Immigrants Has Changed in the States, 1850 – 2013

Explore the top countries of origin for immigrants in each state from 1850 to 2013.

Global Infographic 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).

Hispanic Data Visualization Sep. 15, 2015

2013 Hispanic Origin Profiles

The nation’s Latino population is its largest minority group, numbering more than 53 million, or 17.1% of the U.S. population, in 2013.

Internet & Tech Quizzes Sep. 10, 2015

Science Knowledge Quiz

Who developed the polio vaccine? Does water boil at different temperatures based on altitude? Which is the hottest of Earth’s three layers? Take our science quiz and see how you compare with Americans overall.

U.S. Politics Data Visualization Aug. 13, 2015

Gun Rights vs. Gun Control

The Pew Research Center has tracked shifting public opinion on gun rights and gun control over the past 20 years. Explore our polling data to discover how demographics influence public opinion on guns.

Global Maps Jul. 14, 2015

International Opinion About Greatest Global Threats

Across the nations surveyed, the level of concern about different international issues varies considerably by region and country, and in some places multiple issues vie for the top spot.