About six-in-ten U.S. adults say abortion should be legal in all or most cases. There is a large and growing partisan divide on abortion.
As debates over abortion continue in states around the country, a majority of Americans (61%) continue to say that abortion should be legal in all (27%) or most (34%) cases.
As of 2019, public support for legal abortion remains as high as it has been in two decades of polling. Currently, 61% say abortion should be legal in all or most cases, while 38% say it should be illegal in all or most cases. Though abortion is a divisive issue, more than half of U.S. […]
A look at the data on murders, suicides and other gun deaths in the U.S. and how they have changed over time.
A majority of Americans say they know only some of their neighbors, but far fewer say they know most of them.
Americans believe trust has declined in the U.S., whether it involves citizens’ faith in each other or their confidence in the government.
In addition to government actions, there also was a dramatic increase in Europe in some measures of social hostility to religion.
Americans say the public’s trust has been declining in both the federal government and in their fellow citizens. But most say this can be turned around.
Many Americans think declining trust in the government and in each other makes it harder to solve key problems. They have a wealth of ideas about what’s gone wrong and how to fix it.
Americans have complicated views about the role social media companies should play in removing offensive content from their platforms.