Pew Research Center survey reports, demographic studies and data-driven analysis

February 20, 2019

Most U.S. Teens See Anxiety and Depression as a Major Problem Among Their Peers

Whether they personally experience these conditions, seven-in-ten teens today see mental health issues as major problems among people their age in their communities.

February 14, 2019

Millennial life: How young adulthood today compares with prior generations

Generally better educated and more racially and ethnically diverse, Millennials have also been slower to marry and form their own households than previous generations of young adults.

GlobalFebruary 10, 2019

Climate Change Still Seen as the Top Global Threat, but Cyberattacks a Rising Concern

People around the world agree that climate change poses a severe risk to their countries, according to a 26-nation survey conducted in spring 2018. Terrorism, specifically from ISIS, and cyberattacks are also seen by many as major security threats.

ReligionFebruary 6, 2019

The Evolution of Pew Research Center’s Survey Questions About the Origins and Development of Life on Earth

Measuring public opinion on evolution has never been an easy task for survey researchers.

GlobalFebruary 5, 2019

Smartphone Ownership Is Growing Rapidly Around the World, but Not Always Equally

Whether in advanced or emerging economies, younger people, those with higher levels of education and those with higher incomes are more likely to be digitally connected.

ReligionJanuary 31, 2019

Religion’s Relationship to Happiness, Civic Engagement and Health Around the World

People who are active in religious congregations tend to be happier and more civically engaged than either religiously unaffiliated adults or inactive members of religious groups, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of survey data from the United States and more than two dozen other countries.

January 30, 2019

An early look at the 2020 electorate

The 2020 U.S. presidential election is rapidly coming into view – and so is the electorate that will determine its outcome.

U.S. PoliticsJanuary 24, 2019

Public's 2019 Priorities: Economy, Health Care, Education and Security All Near Top of List

Growing share sees ‘great deal of difference’ between the parties

GlobalJanuary 22, 2019

Majority of U.S. Public Supports High-Skilled Immigration

Many Americans support encouraging high-skilled immigration into the United States. But the U.S. trails other economically advanced nations in its share of immigrants with high skills.

U.S. PoliticsJanuary 18, 2019

Trump Begins Third Year With Low Job Approval and Doubts About His Honesty

Views of economy remain positive, divided by partisanship