PublicationsMay 17, 2018

Fact Sheets: News Media and Political Attitudes in Western Europe

Findings about news media views and habits in Western Europe from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views in Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the UK.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in the United Kingdom

Findings about news media views and habits in the UK from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in Sweden

Findings about news media views and habits in Sweden from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in Spain

Findings about news media views and habits in Spain from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in the Netherlands

Findings about news media views and habits in the Netherlands from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in Italy

Findings about news media views and habits in Italy from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in Germany

Findings about news media views and habits in Germany from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in France

Findings about news media views and habits in France from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

PublicationsMay 17, 2018

News Media and Political Attitudes in Denmark

Findings about news media views and habits in Denmark from a survey about media, political attitudes and populist views across eight Western European countries.

Sortable TableMay 14, 2018

Western Europeans who hold populist views rate the news media less positively than those with non-populist views

Ratings on how well the media perform on several core functions, like investigating the actions of the government and getting the facts right, differ between those who hold populist views and those who do not.

InteractiveMay 14, 2018

Ideological placement of news outlets in Western Europe

Explore where users of news outlets in eight Western European countries place these outlets on a left-right spectrum, based on their perception of their ideological leanings.

Survey ReportsMay 14, 2018

In Western Europe, Public Attitudes Toward News Media More Divided by Populist Views Than Left-Right Ideology

Across eight Western European countries, people with populist leanings have more negative attitudes about the news media than do those with non-populist views.

PublicationsMay 10, 2018

Where do foreign student graduates work in the United States?

Explore the movement of international graduates in the 61 metro areas where at least 5,000 foreign graduates applied and were approved for OPT.

PublicationsMay 10, 2018

Foreign students who stayed and worked in the U.S. under OPT after graduation by metro area, 2004-2016

Details on the 113 metro areas that had 2,000 or more foreign students approved for the U.S. government’s Optional Practical Training (OPT) program from 2004 to 2016.

Pew Research CenterMay 10, 2018

Where do foreign student graduates work in the United States?

Pew Research CenterMay 10, 2018

Foreign students who stayed and worked in the U.S. under OPT after graduation by metro area, 2004-2016

Number of foreign graduates with an associate degree or higher, by metro area The sortable table below provides details on the 113 metro areas that had 2,000 or more foreign students approved for the U.S. government’s Optional Practical Training (OPT) program from 2004 to 2016. Under the program, foreign students who have graduated from a […]

ReportMay 10, 2018

Number of Foreign College Students Staying and Working in U.S. After Graduation Surges

The federal Optional Practical Training program saw a 400% increase in foreign students graduating and working in STEM fields between 2008 and 2016.

CommentaryApril 27, 2018

Do America and Europe have as strong a relationship as we think?

Special to The Hill In the wake of the state visit to Washington of French President Emmanuel Macron and the upcoming meeting between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Donald Trump, an already rocky relationship between the United States and Europe faces serious challenges in the months ahead. May 12 is the deadline for a Trump administration […]

ReportApril 24, 2018

Sub-Saharan African Immigrants in the U.S. Are Often More Educated Than Those in Top European Destinations

Sub-Saharan immigrants in the United States are also more highly educated than the U.S. native born population.

CommentaryApril 12, 2018

Fewer People in Latin America See the U.S. Favorably Under Trump

The eighth Summit of the Americas begins this Friday in Lima, Peru. President Donald Trump was originally scheduled to attend the summit, but he has now decided to stay in Washington to address the ongoing crisis in Syria. Vice President Mike Pence will represent the United States in Trump’s place. Pence’s visit comes amid a […]

Sortable TableMarch 29, 2018

H-1B visa approvals by metropolitan area, fiscal 2010-2016

The H-1B visa program is the nation’s biggest temporary employment visa program. Explore the number of approvals by U.S. metropolitan area.

Pew Research CenterMarch 29, 2018

H-1B visa approvals by metropolitan area, fiscal 2010-2016

Metropolitan area Total H-1B visa approvals H-1B visa approvals per 100 workers Average salary for H-1B visa approvals % of H-1B visa approvals with an advanced degree % of H-1B visa approvals with a U.S. advanced degree New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 247,900 2.501 $80,000 47% 13% Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 74,000 2.126 $77,100 43% 12% Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, […]

ReportMarch 22, 2018

At Least a Million Sub-Saharan Africans Moved to Europe Since 2010

International migration from sub-Saharan African countries to Europe and the U.S. has grown over the past decade. Many who live in sub-Saharan Africa say they would move to another country if they could.

MultimediaMarch 9, 2018

Thought Leader Survey: Issues Impacting the Transatlantic Relationship 2018

On March 8, 2018 at the German Marshall Fund’s annual Brussels Forum, Bruce Stokes, the director of global economic attitudes, presented Pew Research Center findings on issues impacting the transatlantic relationship.

PublicationsFebruary 28, 2018

Origins and Destinations of the World’s Migrants, 1990-2017

Explore origin and destination totals of migrants from 233 countries between 1990 and 2017.

Survey ReportsFebruary 28, 2018

Americans Say U.S.-German Relations Are in Good Shape, but Germans Disagree

Americans and Germans also have different views on which element of their countries’ relationship is most important – economy, defense or shared democratic values.

Fact TankFebruary 12, 2018

Wie Länder weltweit Demokratie, Militärherrschaft und andere politische Systeme sehen

Eine Studie, die vom Pew Research Center im vergangenen Frühjahr in 38 Ländern durchgeführt wurde, gibt für die Zukunft von Demokratie weltweit sowohl Anlass zum Optimismus als auch zur Sorge.

Fact TankFebruary 12, 2018

Comment les pays du monde entier perçoivent la démocratie, le régime militaire et les autres systèmes politiques

Un sondage mené par le Pew Research Center dans 38 pays au printemps dernier a provoqué une bouffée d’optimisme autant que des inquiétudes quant à l’avenir de la démocratie à travers le monde.

Fact TankFebruary 12, 2018

Cómo se ve a la democracia, un gobierno militar y otros sistemas políticos en países alrededor del mundo

Una encuesta realizada esta primavera por el Pew Research Center en 38 países concluyó que existen razones para el optimismo, pero también inquietudes sobre el futuro de la democracia alrededor del mundo.

Pew Research CenterFebruary 12, 2018

Meinungen über politische Systeme nach Land