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Law & Criminal Justice
Public Perceptions on Race, Religion, and Public Safety
The results yielded important data on American and Muslim attitudes toward policing and supported previous findings about ongoing discrimination against Muslims in the United States. It also provided…
To view a PDF of findings presented October 25, 2023, click here: 2023 American Values Survey.  To view the webinar via YouTube, click here: What do Americans think about the health of our democracy…
In commemoration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, which takes place September 15-October 15, this Spotlight Analysis explores the political and religious make up of Hispanic Americans. In recent e…
Last week, Pope Francis opened a global Synod in Rome titled “For a Synodal Church: Communion, Participation, Mission.” In preparation for this ecclesiastical event, various Catholic dioceses have…
The majority of all Americans (61%) believe that climate change is caused mostly by human activity such as burning fossil fuels, according to a national survey from the Public Religion Research Instit…
“Sound of Freedom” starring Jim Caviezel, known for his role as Jesus in Mel Gibson’s “The Passion of the Christ,” made a big splash at the box office when it opened over the Fourth of July…
Concerning Gender, Sexuality, and Politics PRRI’s 2023 Gender and Politics Survey provides an important update on the current state of the opinions of American adults on pressing questions about gen…
Spotlight Analysis
How Comfortable Are Americans with LGBTQ Friends?
Six in ten Americans (61%) who have a close personal relationship with someone who is Lesbian, Gay, or Bisexual (LGB) are generally comfortable learning that a friend is in a relationship with someone…
Spotlight Analysis
Religion & Culture
Women’s Perspectives on Gender Discrimination and Society Today
The majority of Americans (52%) believe there is a lot of discrimination against women. Among women, this percentage increases to nearly six in ten (58%). Women ages 18-29 are more likely than women o…
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