InfographicMay 10, 2013

Pakistani Views on Religion, Politics and Democracy

Pakistanis are scheduled to go to the polls to elect a new parliament and governing party or coalition on May 11. But a Pew Research Center survey of Muslims around the world finds that Pakistani Muslims are among the least likely to express support for democracy.

Multi-section reportsApril 30, 2013

The World’s Muslims: Religion, Politics and Society

A new survey report looks at attitudes among Muslims in 39 countries on a wide range of topics, from science to sharia, polygamy to popular culture. The survey finds that overwhelming percentages of Muslims in many countries want Islamic law to be the official law of their land, but there is also widespread support for democracy and religious freedom.

Polling and AnalysisApril 23, 2013

Concerns About Religious Extremism in Boston Bombings Suspects’ Homelands

A new Pew Research Center survey finds high levels of concern about religious extremism among Muslims living in the North Caucasus area of Russia and the neighboring Central Asian countries of Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. It also finds that most Muslims in the region reject violence against civilians.

Controversy Continues To Swirl Around Erection Of Mosque Near Ground Zero
Polling and AnalysisAugust 24, 2010

Public Remains Conflicted Over Islam

Polling and AnalysisDecember 17, 2009

Little Support for Terrorism Among Muslim Americans

Polling and AnalysisNovember 18, 2009

Modest Rise in Concern About Islamic Extremism

PublicationsAugust 22, 2006

Five Years After 9/11, ’Dialogue’ with Islam Cause for Hope

PublicationsAugust 18, 2006

Five Years After 9/11, The Clash of Civilizations Revisited

PublicationsApril 6, 2006

Islam and the Global War on Terrorism in Latin America

PublicationsApril 6, 2006

Religion, Security and the Future of Latin America