With less than five months until the 2020 elections, Americans are deeply unhappy with the state of the nation.
The gender gap in party identification remains the widest in a quarter century.
Over half of Latino registered voters who are Democrats or lean toward the party have a good or excellent impression of the party's candidates.
Partisan loyalty and dislike of the opposing party and its candidates were major factors for voters’ choices in this month’s midterms.
Many Americans support the idea of several election policies, including same-day and automatic voter registration. This election, voters in many states weighed in on specific ballot measures.
Latinos made up an estimated 11% of all voters nationwide on Election Day, nearly matching their share of the U.S. eligible voter population.
There were wide differences in voting preferences between men and women, whites and nonwhites, as well as people with more and less educational attainment.
With this year’s midterm elections just a week away, here are some key findings from Pew Research Center surveys over the past several months about some of the dynamics and issues shaping the battle for Congress.
The partisan divide that for years has defined public opinion about the nation’s gun policies remains firmly in place. Yet there continue to be several specific policy proposals that draw broad support from both Republicans and Democrats.
A new analysis demystifies voter files, the widely-used and comprehensive digital databases used to better understand the U.S. electorate.