Apr. 8, 2014

After Decades of Decline, A Rise in Stay-at-Home Mothers

The share of mothers who do not work outside the home rose to 29% in 2012, up from a modern-era low of 23% in 1999, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of government data.

Mar. 7, 2014

Millennials in Adulthood

Detached from Institutions, Networked with Friends

Feb. 11, 2014

6 key findings about going to college

Feb. 11, 2014

The Rising Cost of Not Going to College

For those who question the value of college in this era of soaring student debt and high unemployment, the attitudes and experiences of today’s young adults—members of the so-called Millennial generation—provide a compelling answer.

Jan. 9, 2014

There’s more to the story of the shrinking pay gap

Jan. 9, 2014

Why it’s Great to Be the Boss

America’s bosses are more satisfied with their family life, jobs and overall financial situation than are non-managerial employees. Bosses are also significantly more likely than workers to think of their job as a career rather than just a job to get them by.

Dec. 17, 2013

Changing Patterns of Global Migration and Remittances

More Migrants in U.S. and Other Wealthy Countries;
More Money to Middle-Income Countries

Dec. 16, 2013

Who men and women prefer as their co-workers

Dec. 11, 2013

Who’s the boss? In U.S. business, it’s mostly men

Dec. 11, 2013

How Pew Research measured the gender pay gap