Apr 18, 2013
How to Access Pew Research Datasets

By Scott Keeter The survey data from the Pew Research Center’s 2011 survey of Muslim Americans are available to researchers for downloading. The dataset can be downloaded on the Datasets page of the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press. The telephone survey of 1,033 randomly-selected Muslim Americans was the second such study conducted […]

Nov 7, 2012
FAQ: The Pew Research Center’s Work with Google

The Pew Research Center recently released an instant reaction poll gauging public views about the outcome of the presidential election, conducted online with Google. Director of Survey Research Scott Keeter describes the project.

Oct 3, 2012
Counting Internet Users

In our surveys this summer, we added a question about mobile internet connectivity to help us capture internet users who may access the internet on mobile devices.

Sep 12, 2012
Importance of the Latino Vote in 2012

Mark Hugo Lopez, associate director, Pew Hispanic Center, discusses the importance of the Latino Vote in the 2012 presidential election.

Aug 29, 2012
Ask the Expert Archive

Pew Research Center experts answer questions about our survey results and methodology.

Aug 29, 2012
Determining Who Is a ’Likely Voter’

Scott Keeter, director of survey research, explains why pollsters switch from registered voters to likely voters in their samples as Election Day nears, and how the Pew Research Center determines who is likely to vote.

Aug 23, 2012
How Does Pew Research Define the Middle Class?

Senior research staff answer questions from readers relating to all the areas covered by our seven projects, ranging from polling techniques and findings, to media, technology, religious, demographic and global attitudes trends.

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