Government restrictions in 2018 were at their highest level since 2007, when Pew Research Center began tracking these trends.
In 2018, the global median level of government restrictions on religion – that is, laws, policies and actions by officials that impinge on religious beliefs and practices – continued to climb, reaching an all-time high since Pew Research Center began tracking these trends in 2007.
Comparing U.S. voter turnout to other countries' depends very much on which country you’re looking at and which measuring stick you use.
Pope Francis made news recently by voicing his support for same-sex civil unions. The statement struck observers as a shift for the Vatican.
Ahead of the 2020 U.S. election, here’s a look at how elections are run in the United States and other countries around the world.
Across 13 countries, people’s assessments of how well their country had handled the coronavirus outbreak were closely tied to partisanship.
International relations experts' assessment of the current crises facing the world are often at odds with those of the U.S. general public.
A median of 69% of adults across 20 global publics we surveyed are in favor of expanding the use of natural gas.
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, people around the world are still concerned by the threat of global climate change.
Few in 14 advanced countries have confidence in either Xi or Trump, and many are critical of how both countries have handled the coronavirus outbreak.