In 2018, women earned 85% of what men earned. The wage gap was somewhat smaller for adults ages 25 to 34 than for all workers 16 and older.
More than a third of the states that allow executions haven’t carried one out in at least 10 years or, in some cases, much longer.
Just 7% of Americans say race should be a major factor in college admissions, while 19% say it should be a minor factor.
The landscape of relationships in America has shifted dramatically in recent decades. Read eight facts about love and marriage in the country.
More than one-in-five voting members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate are racial or ethnic minorities.