Evaluating a New Proposal for Detecting Data Falsification in Surveys
Concern about data falsification is as old as the profession of public opinion polling. However, a new approach proposed by Kuriakose and Robbins (2015) to detecting falsification is concerning.
Smartphone Ownership and Internet Usage Continues to Climb in Emerging Economies
But advanced economies still have higher rates of technology use
Will Europe and the United States Gang Up on China?
The test of whether to grant Beijing market-economy status may be an interesting clue as to the future of transatlantic relations.
American Fear of China Weighs on U.S. Election
Asia is once again on the minds of the leading U.S. presidential candidates and the American public. Americans’ negative views of China are as strong as they have ever been.
2016 Election: American Foreign and Economic Policy Views Presentation
This presentation examines Americans’ foreign and economic policy views in the context of the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
It’s the Foreign Policy, Stupid
Presidential elections are almost always about the economy. 2016 is shaping up to be an exception.
Do Muslims around the world really hate the United States?
There’s a lot of anger out there toward America, but in some predominantly Muslim countries the trend lines are improving.
Asia’s pivotal role at the Paris climate talks
This year, according to a new Pew Research Center survey, individuals around the world overwhelmingly say they are concerned about global warming.
Wide Ideological Divides on Most Major Issues as Venezuela’s Elections Near
Venezuelans not keen to embrace Maduro or Chávez’s legacy
Who is afraid of climate change?
New polling shows strong public support among Europeans for an agreement on greenhouse gas emissions in Paris.
Why Inking a Global Climate Deal Is Such a Tricky Business
It doesn’t help that only 18 percent of Chinese think climate change is a very serious problem.
Asia’s views hold key to (lack of) climate change accord
Negotiators are gathering in Paris in the first two weeks of December to try to craft an international accord to deal with climate change.
2015 Democracy Survey Presentation
This presentation examines global public opinion on democratic principles, including religious freedom, gender equality, a free press, free speech and competitive elections.
Global Support for Principle of Free Expression, but Opposition to Some Forms of Speech
Americans Especially Likely to Embrace Individual Liberties
2015 Climate Change Survey Presentation
This presentation examines global public opinion about climate change. Using the Pew Research Center’s spring 2015 Global Attitudes survey, issues such as concern about climate change and support for action on climate change are addressed. It is based on 45,435 face-to-face and telephone interviews in 40 countries with adults 18 and older conducted from March […]
Global Concern about Climate Change, Broad Support for Limiting Emissions
U.S., China Less Worried; Partisan Divides in Key Countries
Deep Divisions in Turkey as Election Nears
But Turks Share Negative Views of Foreign Powers
Canadians Satisfied with U.S. Relationship
Most Have Positive View of U.S. but Disagree with Americans over Keystone Pipeline
2015 India Survey Presentation
This presentation examines public opinion in India, including views of national conditions, issues affecting the country, Prime Minister Modi and national institutions.
Modbama: A Budding Bromance
As the American and Indian publics warm toward one another, a head of state affinity may lead to stronger ties.
Are Africans Optimistic About the Future?
As the world sets new development goals, sub-Saharan Africans see hope and challenges ahead — and say they still need aid.
Corruption, Pollution, Inequality Are Top Concerns in China
Many Worry about Threats to Traditions and Culture
Facebook’s ‘Dislike’ Button Is Going to Get a Lot of Use in Asia
When it comes to being friends and playing nice in Asia, there’s not a lot of love to go around.
The Modi Bounce
Indians Give Their Prime Minister and Economy High Marks, Worry about Crime, Jobs, Prices, Corruption
Health Care, Education Are Top Priorities in Sub-Saharan Africa
Most Are Optimistic about Economic Future
Americans’ Concerns about China: Economics, Cyberattacks, Human Rights Top the List
Republicans Especially Likely to See Threats from China
How Asia-Pacific Publics See Each Other and Their National Leaders
Japan Viewed Most Favorably, No Leader Enjoys Majority Support
Declining Ratings for Mexico’s Peña Nieto
Fewer Say Government Is Making Progress against Drug Cartels
NATO’s Rot From Within
A worrying percentage of European publics don’t want to honor the fundamental tenet of the Atlantic alliance.
Russia, Putin Held in Low Regard around the World
Russia’s Image Trails U.S. across All Regions