37% of U.S. adults say they are following news about the coronavirus outbreak very closely. That is up from 31% in March 2021.
Amid tensions over a possible military invasion of Ukraine, Republicans and Democrats are largely in agreement about the threats posed by Russia.
A majority of U.S. adults (61%) are optimistic that the new year will be better than the year that just ended.
Americans’ views of the economy remain negative; most say prices have gotten worse while job availability has improved.
79 countries and territories out of the 198 studied around the world (40%) had laws or policies in 2019 banning blasphemy.
The CPI-U is the most widely cited inflation metric, so it’s worth popping the hood and looking inside to see how it works.
Most Latino immigrants say they would come to the U.S. again.
Immigrants – particularly those from African nations – are a growing share of the U.S. Black population.
Black men are now on par with American Indian or Alaska Native men as the demographic groups most likely to die from overdoses.
49% of Americans say the availability of affordable housing in their local community is a major problem, up 10 points from early 2018.