When compared with other wealthy nations, the U.S. is unique in that a large share of its population prays every day.
Dissatisfaction with democracy is correlated with views on economic conditions, whether key democratic norms are being respected and other issues.
Across 27 countries, more people are unhappy with the state of democracy in their countries than satisfied. Discontent with democracy is tied to concerns about the economy, individual rights and out-of-touch elites.
In a new survey, the Center reassesses how it asks Americans about Israelis, Palestinians and their respective governments.
While 64% of Americans have a favorable opinion of the Israeli people, fewer than half view the Israeli government favorably. There are wide partisan gaps in opinions of Israelis and Palestinians.
People see diversity and gender equality increasing in their countries but say family ties have weakened. Views on the importance of religion vary widely.
Majorities in many countries say global climate change is a major threat to their nation. Global concerns about climate change have risen since 2013.
The global Muslim population is more concentrated in Islam’s main population centers than the global Christian population is for Christianity.
A growing share of people globally see U.S. power and influence as a major threat to their country. Views are linked with attitudes toward Trump and the U.S. as a whole.
More countries see climate change as a top international threat, but many people also name ISIS and cyberattacks as their top security concern.