About two-thirds of U.S. veterans say the war in Iraq was not worth fighting, while 58% say the same of the war in Afghanistan.
Independence Day is a national celebration of freedom, fireworks and frankfurters. It's also, by one measure, the most dangerous day of the year.
Alone time for older Americans amounts to about seven hours a day. Time spent alone rises to over 10 hours a day among those living on their own.
About six-in-ten Hispanics have experienced discrimination because of their race or ethnicity, though their experiences vary by skin color.
Classes have ended for the summer at U.S. public schools, but a sizable share of teachers are still hard at work at second jobs outside the classroom.
The share of U.S. teens working during the summer has tumbled since 2000: Only about a third of teens had a job last summer.
Most black and Asian adults say race or race relations come up in their conversations with family and friends at least sometimes.
Couples who meet online are more likely than those who meet offline to be diverse by some measures – but this can be explained by age.
This year will likely be the first year in which women are a majority of the U.S. college-educated labor force.
Only 19% of those who identify as bisexual say all or most of the important people in their lives are aware of their sexual orientation.