UncategorizedSeptember 10, 2020

U.S. Teens Take After Their Parents Religiously, Attend Services Together and Enjoy Family Rituals

American adolescents often participate at parents’ behest, and tend to be less religious in more personal, private ways.

UncategorizedAugust 7, 2020

Americans Oppose Religious Exemptions From Coronavirus-Related Restrictions

Few regular worshippers say their congregations are operating normally, and most support the precautions being taken.

UncategorizedMarch 12, 2020

White Evangelicals See Trump as Fighting for Their Beliefs, Though Many Have Mixed Feelings About His Personal Conduct

White evangelicals largely see Trump as fighting for their beliefs and advancing their interests, and they feel their side generally has been winning recently on political matters important to them.

UncategorizedJanuary 22, 2020

What Americans Know About the Holocaust

Most U.S. adults know what the Holocaust was and approximately when it happened, but fewer than half can correctly answer multiple-choice questions about the number of Jews who were murdered or the way Adolf Hitler came to power, according to a new Pew Research Center survey.

PublicationsDecember 16, 2019

The Digital Pulpit: A Nationwide Analysis of Online Sermons

This Pew Research Center analysis harnesses computational techniques to identify, collect and analyze the sermons that U.S. churches livestream or share on their websites each week.

Demographic StudyDecember 12, 2019

Religion and Living Arrangements Around the World

Household size and composition often vary by religious affiliation, data from 130 countries and territories reveals. Muslims and Hindus have larger households than Christians and religious “nones,” influenced in part by regional norms.

PublicationsNovember 15, 2019

Americans Have Positive Views About Religion’s Role in Society, but Want It Out of Politics

A large majority of Americans feel that religion is losing influence in public life, according to a 2019 Pew Research Center survey.

PublicationsOctober 17, 2019

In U.S., Decline of Christianity Continues at Rapid Pace

The religious landscape of the United States continues to change at a rapid clip, with both Protestantism and Catholicism experiencing losses of population share.

PublicationsOctober 3, 2019

Religion in the Public Schools

UncategorizedJuly 15, 2019