Aug. 22, 2013

King’s Dream Remains an Elusive Goal; Many Americans See Racial Disparities

Five decades after Martin Luther King’s historic “I Have a Dream” speech in Washington, D.C., a new survey by the Pew Research Center finds that fewer than half (45%) of all Americans say the country has made substantial progress toward racial equality and about the same share (49%) say that “a lot more” remains to be done.

Aug. 1, 2013

A Rising Share of Young Adults Live in Their Parents’ Home

A Record 21.6 Million In 2012

Jul. 2, 2013

The Rise of Single Fathers

A Ninefold Increase Since 1960

Jun. 14, 2013

The New American Father

Jun. 13, 2013

Personal Milestones in the Coming Out Experience

The Pew Research Center’s survey of 1,197 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults asked respondents about three key points in their coming out journey.

Jun. 13, 2013

A Survey of LGBT Americans

Attitudes, Experiences and Values in Changing Times

May. 29, 2013

Breadwinner Moms

Mothers Are the Sole or Primary Provider in Four-in-Ten Households with Children; Public Conflicted about the Growing Trend

May. 10, 2013

Record Share of New Mothers are College Educated

Long-Term Trend Accelerates Since Recession

May. 8, 2013

Six Take-Aways from the Census Bureau’s Voting Report

May. 7, 2013

Gun Homicide Rate Down 49% Since 1993 Peak; Public Unaware

Pace of Decline Slows in Past Decade