Key findings from a Pew Research Center study about online dating.
A majority of online daters say their overall experience was positive, but many users – particularly younger women – report being harassed or sent explicit messages on these platforms.
There is a growing need for high-skill workers in the U.S., and this has helped to narrow gender disparities in the labor market.
The gender wage gap narrows as women move into high-skill jobs and acquire more education. Women are now in the majority in jobs that draw most heavily on either social or fundamental skills.
Views differ sharply by party and age when it comes to whether forms or online profiles should include gender options other than “man” and “woman.”
Despite parents' shifting responsibilities, the U.S. is the only one of 41 nations that does not mandate any paid leave for new parents.
The 30-year low reflects in part tight labor markets and falling unemployment, but also higher shares of young women at work or in school.
Moms are more likely than dads to say they are the primary meal preparers, and they spend more time on average than dads on meal preparation.
Balancing work and family duties brings challenges for working parents. Yet many say working is best for them at this point in their life.
Today’s active duty military is smaller and more racially and ethnically diverse than in previous generations. More women are officers.