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Majorities of Americans support an array of measures to address climate change but stop short of a full break with fossil fuels.
The share of Americans viewing illegal immigration as a ‘very big’ problem has increased.
Nearly half of Black adults say the economic impact of the pandemic will make achieving their financial goals harder in the long term.
As the U.S. vaccination campaign ramps up, here are key facts about Americans’ views about coronavirus vaccines.
About half of Americans see their identity reflected very well in the census’s race and ethnicity questions.
From 2016 through 2019, lawmaker mentions of Asian Americans on social media – either of the population at large or of smaller subgroups – followed a relatively predictable pattern.
A record 23 million Asian Americans trace their roots to more than 20 countries in East and Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent.
Black and Hispanic workers remain underrepresented in STEM jobs compared with their share of the U.S. workforce.
Large ideological divides persist on views of tradition, national pride and discrimination, especially in the U.S.
Around two-thirds of adults in Germany, France and the UK say it is important for their national government to make voting compulsory.
In the U.S., concerns about political corruption are especially widespread. Two-in-three Americans agree that the phrase “most politicians are corrupt” describes their country well.
The global middle class consisted of 54 million fewer people in 2020 than the number projected prior to the onset of the pandemic.
“There is no one way that American Jews think about being Jewish, as the survey makes clear.”
The first video in Pew Research Center’s Methods 101 series helps explain random sampling – a concept that lies at the heart of all probability-based survey research – and why it’s important.