Imagining the U.S. as a town of 100 people can help illuminate the nation's religious diversity.
Many married adults point to several factors as bigger keys to a successful marriage than shared religious beliefs.
While roughly one-in-five U.S. adults say they were raised by two parents with different religions, just 6% say they now identify with multiple religions.
Roughly one-in-five U.S. adults were raised with a mixed religious background, according to a new Pew Research Center study.
Members of some religious groups on average have a higher household income than others, and those in the richest groups tend to be highly educated.
Americans are divided about the contentious debate over the rights of transgender people to use public restrooms of their current gender identity.
Mormons place a very high value on good parenting and a successful marriage, and they are among the most involved in their congregations of any Christian faith.
The U.S. public expresses a clear consensus on the contentious question of whether employers who have religious objections to contraception should be required to provide it in health insurance plans for their employees.
Our new survey focusing on contraception, same-sex marriage and transgender rights finds the public closely divided over some – though not all – of these issues.