The Pew Global Attitudes Project, a project of the Pew Research Center (collectively, “Pew Global”), shares your concerns about maintaining the integrity and privacy of personal information collected on the Internet. Pew Global is committed to protecting your privacy, and the following Privacy Policy (“Policy”) is intended to explain our information collection and dissemination practices in connection with the web site (the “Site”). Please review the entire Policy and feel free to contact us at if you have any questions.

1) Collection of Personal Information
In order to monitor the Site’s performance and for statistical and routine system maintenance purposes, Pew Global may collect (a) the home server domain names, IP addresses, type of computer, and type of web browser of users of the Site (“you”), and (b) aggregate information on which pages you access.

Beyond the above information, Pew Global only collects personal information (e.g., name, email, mailing address and phone number) that you voluntarily submit to us. This information is used by Pew Global or its contracted service providers solely to provide you with the information and materials you have requested, such as datasets, email updates and other materials regarding Pew Global and its programs.

2) Use of Personal Data Collected
Pew Global will not sell, share, rent or disclose to third parties any individually identifying information, such as names, postal and email addresses, telephone numbers, and other personal information which you voluntarily provide to us, except (a) to provide the services you have requested; (b) to the extent necessary to comply with applicable laws or valid legal processes, or (c) to protect the rights and intellectual property of Pew Global.

Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information for purposes of contacting you or sending you emails based on your request for information, and to contracted service providers for purposes of providing services relating to our communications with you.

Pew Global works with a third-party vendor, Constant Contact, to provide users its email update service. All personal information obtained pursuant to Pew Global’s email subscription services is covered by Constant Contact’s Email Privacy Policy.

3) User’s Rights
You may obtain a summary of any of your personally identifiable information retained by us, or you may modify, correct, change or update such information by contacting Pew Global via the postal address, email or telephone number listed below.

4) Links
The Site may contain links to other Internet web sites. However, Pew Global does not endorse, and is not responsible for, the privacy practices or the content of these web sites. You should review these policies in connection with your use of such third-party sites.

5) Security Measures
Pew Global has established reasonable precautions to protect collected personal information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. Please note that while Pew Global has endeavored to create a secure and reliable Site for users, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to/from Pew Global via the Site or email cannot be guaranteed.

6) Right to Contact
Pew Global reserves the right to contact users of the Site regarding changes to this Policy, the terms of use of the Site, or any other policies, agreements or transactions relevant to Site users.

Questions or concerns regarding Pew Global’s data protections practices should be addressed to:

Pew Global Attitudes Project
1615 L Street, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036
Telephone: 202.419.4400