PublicationsJuly 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.

PublicationsJune 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.

PublicationsJune 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.

ReportJune 13, 2014

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

ReportsJune 5, 2014

Growing Number of Dads Home with the Kids

The number of fathers who do not work outside the home has nearly doubled since 1989, rising markedly in recent years. And more of these “stay-at-home” dads say they’re home primarily to care for family.

ReportsJune 5, 2014

Generation X: America’s Neglected ‘Middle Child’

PublicationsJune 4, 2014

Are Minority Births the Majority Yet?

PublicationsMay 29, 2014

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

ReportsMay 19, 2014

Public and private college grads rank about equally in life satisfaction

PublicationsMay 19, 2014

Public and Private College Grads Rank About Equally in Life Satisfaction