A look at the data on murders, suicides and other gun deaths in the U.S. and how they have changed over time.
A majority of Americans say they know only some of their neighbors, but far fewer say they know most of them.
Earlier starts tend to be more common in the South and Southwest. Later starts are more common on the East Coast and in the upper Midwest and Northwest.
About one-third of adults under age 30 have student loan debt. In 2016, the amount students owed varied widely, especially by degree attained.
Compared with 10 years ago, American teens are devoting more of their time in the summer to educational activities and less time to leisure.
The religiously unaffiliated were harassed by governments, private groups or both in 23 countries in 2017, up from 14 the previous year.
People around the world are more accepting of refugees fleeing violence and war than they are of immigrants moving to their country.
Most Democrats think scientists should take an active role in policy debates, while 56% of Republicans say they should focus on establishing sound scientific facts.
Much of the downturn in the share of immigrant births to Hispanics has been driven by a decline in births among Mexican-origin women.
Well before the 2020 election, many U.S. social media users are already exhausted by how many political posts they see on these platforms.