ReligionMar 7, 2008

Voting Religiously

Pew Forum’s John Green discusses the role that religious and unaffiliated voters played on March 4 and could play in coming Democratic primaries and whether false rumors about Obama’s faith could hurt his chances.

HispanicMar 7, 2008

Hispanics Give Clinton Crucial Wins

Latino voters lopsided support for Hillary Clinton more than accounted for her margin of victory in Texas, California and New Mexico.

Internet & TechMar 5, 2008

Info on the Go: Mobile Access to Data and Information

A new Pew Internet survey finds that 62% of all U.S. adults are now part of a wireless, mobile population.

ReligionFeb 25, 2008

The U.S. Religious Landscape Survey Reveals a Fluid and Diverse Pattern of Faith

A new survey including interviews with more than 35,000 Americans finds that more than one-quarter of adults (28%) have left the faith in which they were raised in favor of another religion — or no religion at all.

HispanicFeb 21, 2008

The Hispanic Vote in the 2008 Democratic Presidential Primaries

As the Democratic nomination contest heads for a showdown in Texas on March 4, Latinos may be a pivotal constituency in a state where they make up a quarter of the electorate.

Internet & TechFeb 20, 2008

A Portrait of Early Internet Adopters: Why People First Went Online –and Why They Stayed

Technology has advanced and the size and composition of the internet population has changed, but the reasons internet users go online and the things they do while there have remained remarkably constant.

Internet & TechFeb 13, 2008

Online Shopping: Convenient but Risky

Two-thirds (66%) of online Americans have purchased a product online, but many worry about the safety of financial and personal data.

HispanicFeb 11, 2008

U.S. Population Projections: 2005-2050

If current trends continue, the population of the United States will rise to 438 million in 2050, from 296 million in 2005, and 82% of the increase will be due to immigrants arriving from 2005 to 2050 and their U.S.-born descendants, according to new projections developed by the Pew Research Center.

U.S. PoliticsFeb 11, 2008

Young Voters in the 2008 Presidential Primaries

Beyond the vote, the exit polls point to interesting differences — and similarities — between younger and older Democratic voters.

U.S. PoliticsFeb 8, 2008

Patterns of Distinction

Super Tuesday revealed distinct – and somewhat suprising — voting patterns across the nation that may shape the course ahead in the closely contested Democratic race.