April 12, 2016

Religion in Everyday Life

Acknowledgments

This report, which is part of Pew Research Center’s U.S. Religious Landscape Study, was made possible by The Pew Charitable Trusts, which received support for the project from Lilly Endowment Inc. The study is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals.

Primary Researchers

Gregory A. Smith, Associate Director, Research
Besheer Mohamed, Senior Researcher
Elizabeth Podrebarac Sciupac, Research Associate

Research Team

Alan Cooperman, Director of Religion Research
Jessica Hamar Martínez, Senior Researcher
Becka A. Alper, Research Associate
Claire Gecewicz, Research Assistant

Editorial and Graphic Design

Sandra Stencel, Associate Director, Editorial
Michael Lipka, Editor
Michael Keegan, Information Graphics Designer
Aleksandra Sandstrom, Copy Editor                        

Communications and Web Publishing   

Anna Schiller, Communications Manager
Travis Mitchell, Digital Producer
Stefan S. Cornibert, Communications Associate                             

Survey Methods Team     

Courtney Kennedy, Director of Survey Research
Andrew Mercer, Research Methodologist
Kyley McGeeney, Research Methodologist

Others at Pew Research Center who contributed to this report include President Michael Dimock and Vice President of Research Claudia Deane.

John C. Green, director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron, served as a senior adviser on the U.S. Religious Landscape Studies, providing valuable advice on the survey questionnaires, categorization of respondents and drafts of the reports. In addition, Nancy T. Ammerman, Professor of Sociology of Religion at Boston University, provided valuable feedback on the draft of this report.