What role should the United States play in the world? Should Iran be prevented from obtaining nuclear weapons, and what measures should be taken? Are countries doing enough to combat economic crises? Find out what over 13,000 global citizens think about a wide range of international issues in the 2014 TransAtlantic Trends survey. Questions about immigration, economics, NATO, and international cooperation are featured. The countries surveyed were France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, […]
The 1960’s are a decade characterized by social change, counterculture, and civil disobedience. From the Stonewall demonstrations to the moon landing to Woodstock, the 60’s shook up the nation. This Attitudes of American Women 1962 poll was taken on the eve of these cultural shifts, and at the dawn second-wave feminism. Learn about the habits, opinions, and beliefs of over 2,000 American women in the summer. How would they feel about having a woman president? […]
With frequent debates about defense spending and international intervention, United States foreign policy is often at the forefront of conversations about American identity. What is our role in the world? What moments in our history do we look at with pride, or with shame? At what level should we participate in global conflicts? Find out what the public thinks about these issues in the 2014 Chicago Council Survey of American Public Opinion and US Foreign […]
DRI — The Voice of the Defense Bar and Langer Research Associates have teamed together for their third annual poll on the civil justice system. Find out Americans’ opinions on class action lawsuits, judicial funding, and forced arbitration. There are also questions about trust in various business sectors, along with what it takes for a company to be trustworthy.
The data was collected from September 17th – 21st, 2014 of 1,006 national adults via landline and […]
Find out the concerns and experiences faced by out-of-work Americans in this new poll of the non-employed sponsored by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, New York Times, and CBS News. Expanding beyond the traditional “unemployed,” the “non-employed” includes those people out of work, students, homemakers, retirees, and people with disabilities. Some of the topics addressed in the survey deal with the impact of non-employment on the respondent’s life (including stress levels and financial impact), […]
After the Affordable Care Act was passed, the Supreme Court dealt with the case of for-profit companies providing birth control to women in their insurance plans. Find out Americans’ opinions on the Supreme Court ruling, along with other issues surrounding the ACA, in this 2014 Kaiser Family Foundation ACA and the Supreme Court poll. This poll delves deeply into the question of what factors influenced the Supreme Court’s decision, Further questions include personal reactions […]
How big of a threat are extremist groups to India and her neighbors? Do you approve of drone usage by the United States? Are the punishments for convicted rapists tough enough? Should homosexuality be accepted by society? Find out what 2,464 Indians have to say in Pew Research Center’s Winter 2014 India Survey about politics, morality, and international affairs. Conducted between December 7th, 2013 and January 12th, 2014 in eight different languages, the survey covers […]
These fourteen polls of eleven different states asked voters their intentions in the 2014 congressional elections. This includes questions about strength of candidate preference, opinion of Senate candidates, and in some states, governor candidate preferences. The surveys also asks respondents how they think Barack Obama is doing his job, making for potentially interesting comparisons between presidential ratings and Senate candidate preferences.
The data was collected from August 22nd – October 30th, 2014 with sample sizes of […]
The Roper Center is pleased to announce the release of the Pew Research Center Poll: 2013 Survey of LGBT Adults. This dataset, originally published in April 2013, features a sample of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Americans and contains questions on topics related to their sexual orientation and identity. The survey includes questions regarding respondents’ coming out experiences, observations on societal acceptance of the LGBT community, and discrimination due to sexual preference. This data provides […]