Negative Views of the US More Common Than Negative Views of China
Many of the Country’s Sectarian Differences Do Not Run Along a Straight Muslim-Christian Fault Line
Westerners and Muslims Associate a Variety of Negative Traits With One Another
The Turkish Public’s Opinions of America Have Hit Rock Bottom
A 47-nation survey finds that as economic growth has surged in much of Latin America, East Europe and Asia over the past five years, people are expressing greater satisfaction with their personal lives, family incomes and national conditions. The picture is different in most advanced nations, where growth has been less robust and citizen satisfaction has changed little since 2002.
A 47-nation survey finds global public opinion increasingly wary of the world’s dominant nations and disapproving of their leaders. Anti-Americanism is extensive, as it has been for the past five years. At the same time, the image of China has slipped significantly among the publics of other major nations.