Majorities say scientific research on gene editing is a misuse – rather than an appropriate use – of technology. But public acceptance of gene editing for babies depends on how it will be used, and views often differ by age and religion.
A median of 62% of adults across the 14 countries surveyed this summer generally believe most people can be trusted.
A median of about seven-in-ten people in 14 countries expressed unfavorable views of Iran, while only about two-in-ten hold a favorable view.
In international surveys, Donald Trump has generally received lower ratings than either of his two predecessors.
The U.S. is not the only country wrestling with political fissures. But the pandemic has revealed how pervasive the divide in U.S. politics is.
Here is a look at how people in 14 advanced economies viewed the organization, based on surveys conducted in June through August.
Concern about genetically modified foods is widespread, with about half of people in 20 publics saying these foods are unsafe to eat.
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.