PublicationsSeptember 8, 2017

Burmese in the U.S. Fact Sheet

Demographic and economic data on the Burmese immigrant and U.S.-born populations in the United States.

PublicationsSeptember 8, 2017

Bangladeshis in the U.S. Fact Sheet

Demographic and economic data on the Bangladeshi immigrant and U.S.-born populations in the United States.

PublicationsSeptember 8, 2017

Methodology: Asian American Fact Sheets

The analysis presented in Pew Research Center’s Asian American fact sheets and accompanying blog post combines the latest data available from multiple data sources. The main source used is a three-year dataset constructed from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013-2015 American Community Survey’s public-use files obtained from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS). The ACS […]

ReportsJune 22, 2017

America’s Complex Relationship With Guns

Americans have broad exposure to guns, whether they personally own one or not. About seven-in-ten say they have fired a gun at some point and 42% currently live in a gun-owning household.

ReportMay 18, 2017

Intermarriage in the U.S. 50 Years After Loving v. Virginia

In 2015, 17% of all U.S. newlyweds had a spouse of a different race or ethnicity, marking more than a fivefold increase since 1967, when the landmark Supreme Court case legalized interracial marriage.

PublicationsMarch 23, 2017

Shareable facts on how Americans view and experience family and medical leave

Key findings from a @pewresearch study of public views of and experiences with family and medical leave.

ReportMarch 23, 2017

Americans Widely Support Paid Family and Medical Leave, but Differ Over Specific Policies

Most Americans say workers should receive paid leave, but the level of support varies across different situations. Experiences with leave vary by income and gender.

ReportsJanuary 11, 2017

Behind the Badge

Majorities of police officers say that recent high-profile encounters between black citizens and police have made their jobs riskier and left many officers reluctant to fully carry out some of their duties.

ReportsDecember 15, 2016

In a Recovering Market, Homeownership Rates Are Down Sharply for Blacks, Young Adults

Homeownership in America stands at its lowest level in at least 20 years. The decline has been more pronounced among households headed by young adults, blacks and those in the lower income tier.

ReportsOctober 26, 2016

Births Outside of Marriage Decline for Immigrant Women

Long-term growth in total U.S. births has been driven by the foreign born, who accounted for 23% of all babies born in 2014.