Pew Research Center conducts public opinion surveys around the world on a broad array of subjects ranging from people’s assessments of their own lives to their views about the current state of the world and important issues of the day. Over 450,000 interviews in 64 countries have been conducted as part of Global Attitudes' research.

Survey ReportsJuly 1, 2010

Gender Equality Universally Embraced, But Inequalities Acknowledged

Men’s Lives Often Seen as Better

Survey ReportsJune 17, 2010

Obama More Popular Abroad Than At Home, Global Image of U.S. Continues to Benefit

As the global economy begins to rebound from the great recession, people around the world remain deeply concerned with the way things are going in their countries. Less than a third of the publics in most nations say they are satisfied with national conditions, as overwhelming numbers say their economies are in bad shape. […]

Survey ReportsFebruary 4, 2010

Mixed Views of Hamas and Hezbollah in Largely Muslim Nations

Little Enthusiasm for Many Muslim Leaders

Survey ReportsNovember 2, 2009

End of Communism Cheered but Now with More Reservations

Publics of former Iron Curtain countries generally look back approvingly at the collapse of communism. Majorities in most former Soviet republics and Eastern European countries endorse the emergence of democracy and capitalism. However, the initial enthusiasm about these changes has dimmed in most of the countries surveyed.

Survey ReportsSeptember 23, 2009

Most Mexicans See Better Life in U.S. – One-In-Three Would Migrate

Troubled by Crime, the Economy, Drugs and Corruption

Survey ReportsAugust 13, 2009

Pakistani Public Opinion

Pakistani public opinion has turned against al Qaeda and the Taliban, and no fewer than 69% of those polled express worry that extremists will take control of the nation. Ratings for President Asif Ali Zardari have also plummeted, as Pakistanis see their country in crisis.

Survey ReportsJuly 23, 2009

Confidence in Obama Lifts U.S. Image Around the World

The image of the United States has improved markedly in most parts of the world reflecting global confidence in Barack Obama. In many countries, opinions of the U.S. are now about as positive as they were at the beginning of the decade before George W. Bush took office.

Survey ReportsSeptember 17, 2008

Unfavorable Views of Jews and Muslims on the Increase in Europe

Ethnocentric Attitudes Are on the Rise in Europe

Survey ReportsJuly 22, 2008

The Chinese Celebrate Their Roaring Economy, As They Struggle With Its Costs

Near Universal Optimism About Beijing Olympics

Survey ReportsJune 12, 2008

Global Economic Gloom – China and India Notable Exceptions

The latest Pew Global Attitudes survey finds some encouraging signs for America’s global image for the first time this decade. Although views of the United States remain negative in much of the world, favorable ratings have increased modestly since 2007 in 10 of 21 countries where comparative data are available. Many people around the world are paying close attention to the U.S. presidential election.

Survey ReportsDecember 13, 2007

A Global Look At Public Perceptions of Health Problems, Priorities, and Donors:

The Kaiser/Pew Global Health Survey

Survey ReportsNovember 5, 2007

Global Views on Life Satisfaction, National Conditions, and The Global Economy

Highlights from the 2007 Pew Global Attitudes 47-Nation Survey

Survey ReportsOctober 4, 2007

World Publics Welcome Global Trade — But Not Immigration

47-Nation Pew Global Attitudes Survey

Survey ReportsJuly 24, 2007

A Rising Tide Lifts Mood in the Developing World

Sharp Decline in Support for Suicide Bombing in Muslim Countries

Survey ReportsJune 27, 2007

Global Unease With Major World Powers

Rising Environmental Concern in 47-Nation Survey

Survey ReportsSeptember 21, 2006

Publics of Asian Powers Hold Negative Views of One Another

China’s Neighbors Worry About Its Growing Military Strength

Survey ReportsJuly 6, 2006

Muslims in Europe: Economic Worries Top Concerns About Religious and Cultural Identity

Few Signs of Backlash From Western Europeans

Survey ReportsJune 22, 2006

The Great Divide: How Westerners and Muslims View Each Other

Europe's Muslims More Moderate

Survey ReportsJune 13, 2006

America’s Image Slips, But Allies Share U.S. Concerns Over Iran, Hamas

No Global Warming Alarm in the U.S., China

Survey ReportsFebruary 21, 2006

Truly a World Wide Web

Globe Going Digital

Survey ReportsJanuary 5, 2006

Russia’s Weakened Democratic Embrace

Prosperity Tops Political Reform

Survey ReportsNovember 16, 2005

China’s Optimism

Prosperity Brings Satisfaction - and Hope

Survey ReportsJuly 14, 2005

Islamic Extremism: Common Concern for Muslim and Western Publics

Support for Terror Wanes Among Muslim Publics

Survey ReportsJune 23, 2005

U.S. Image Up Slightly, But Still Negative

American Character Gets Mixed Reviews

Survey ReportsMarch 16, 2004

A Year After Iraq War

Mistrust of America in Europe Ever Higher, Muslim Anger Persists

Survey ReportsJune 3, 2003

Views of a Changing World 2003

War With Iraq Further Divides Global Publics

Survey ReportsMarch 18, 2003

America’s Image Further Erodes, Europeans Want Weaker Ties

But Post-War Iraq Will Be Better Off, Most Say

Survey ReportsDecember 19, 2002

Among Wealthy Nations …

U.S. Stands Alone In Its Embrace of Religion

Survey ReportsDecember 4, 2002

What the World Thinks in 2002

How Global Publics View: Their Lives, Their Countries, The World, America

Survey ReportsApril 17, 2002

Americans and Europeans Differ Widely on Foreign Policy Issues

Bush's Ratings Improve But He's Still Seen as Unilateralist