Category Archives: Pew Research

Americans are far more religious than adults in other wealthy nations

Dalia Fahmy of Pew Research – Americans pray more often, are more likely to attend weekly religious services and ascribe higher importance to faith in their lives than adults in other wealthy, Western democracies, such as Canada, Australia and most … Continue reading

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The Age Gap in Religion Around the World

The Pew Research Center – By several measures, young adults tend to be less religious than their elders; the opposite is rarely true. Continue reading –

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Younger Americans are better than older Americans at telling factual news statements from opinions

Jeffrey Gottfried and Elizabeth Grieco of Pew Research – While some say wisdom comes with age, younger Americans are better than their elders at separating factual from opinion statements in the news, according to a new analysis from Pew Research … Continue reading

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10 facts about Americans and Facebook

John Gramlich of Pew Research – Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes made headlines this month when he argued that the tech giant he helped establish 15 years ago has become a “monopoly” and should be broken up. Democratic presidential candidates have … Continue reading

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10% of Americans don’t use the Internet. Who are they?

Monica Anderson, Andrew Perrin, Jingjing Jiang and Madhumitha Kumar of Pew Research – For many Americans, going online is an important way to connect with friends and family, shop, get news and search for information. Yet today, 10% of U.S. … Continue reading

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