Oct 2, 2014

Mapping the Marriage Market for Young Adults

The share of American adults who have never been married is at a record high (20%), and young adults are at the leading edge of this national trend.

Sep 18, 2014

2013 Survey of LGBT Adults

Survey Details: Conducted Apr 11-29 2013 File Release Date: 2014 September 18

Jul 16, 2014

How North Dakota’s ‘man rush’ compares with past population booms

The vast amounts of oil extracted from Bakken shale in recent years, much of it in North Dakota, has helped the United States become the world’s top oil producer. The state has added about 100,000 workers since 2009, and the unemployment rate (2.6%) is well below the national average.

Jul 15, 2014

The demographics and politics of gun-owning households

Americans with young children in their home are just as likely as other adults to have a gun in their household, according to newly released survey data from the Pew Research Center.

Jun 26, 2014

U.S. Hispanic and Asian populations growing, but for different reasons

The distinction of being the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States has alternated between Asians and Hispanics in recent decades. Since 2010, though, Asians have had the edge.

Jun 26, 2014

Falloff in births slows shift to a majority-minority youth population

The sharp decline in U.S. births after the onset of the Great Recession—especially among Hispanics—has slowed the nation’s transition to a majority-minority youth population, according to new Census Bureau data released today.

Jun 13, 2014

1-in-4 Native Americans and Alaska Natives are living in poverty

Jun 5, 2014

Generation X: America’s Neglected ‘Middle Child’

Jun 4, 2014

Are Minority Births the Majority Yet?

May 29, 2014

Census Says It Will Count Same-Sex Marriages, but With Caveats