A majority of U.S. adults say recent reports of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church reflect problems that are still happening.
Trials are rare in the federal criminal justice system: Just 2% of criminal defendants went to trial in 2018. Acquittals are even rarer.
Across 25 countries surveyed in 2018, at least a plurality of respondents in nine nations have favorable views of both the U.S. and China.
Southern Baptists are the largest evangelical Protestant group in the United States. Yet the total number of Southern Baptists is falling.
Republicans and Democrats are particularly divided on how closely they connect made-up news to the news media or to President Trump.
About three-in-four Americans believe that abortion will be legal in 2050. Democrats are more likely than Republicans to say this.
Recently arrived immigrants have markedly different education, income and other characteristics from those who have been in the U.S. for longer.
Across 27 nations surveyed by Pew Research Center in 2018, people were more dissatisfied than satisfied with the way democracy is working in their country. This held especially true in a dozen countries where negative views of democracy outpaced positive by more than 10 percentage points.
Rural Americans have made large gains in adopting digital technology over the past decade, but they generally remain less likely than urban or suburban adults to have home broadband or own a smartphone.
More than 18 years after the Netherlands became the world’s first country to allow same-sex marriage, Austria became the latest European nation to legalize the practice.