Category Archives: Public Opinion

Fifty Years Since Stonewall: The Change in Public Opinion

Roper Center published an Issue Brief using data in its public opinion polls to illustrate the changes in public opinions around LGBTQ issues. In 50 years public opinions have reflected the transformation in social awareness and understanding of LGBTQ people … Continue reading

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News from Roper Center

Polls conducted by Monmouth University Polling Institute in 2000s and 2010s are now available from the Roper Center. Check out the collection of Monmouth questions in Roper iPoll at this link, https://tinyurl.com/y28hm978. The Roper Center recently received 825 datasets from … Continue reading

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How to Access Pew Research Center Survey Data

Pew Research Center makes its survey data available to the public for secondary analysis¬†after all the reportings for a given study are completed. This “How to access Pew Research Center Survey Data” blog (http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2018/03/09/how-to-access-pew-research-center-survey-data/) explains the process Pew takes before … Continue reading

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Pew Research Center Published 17 Findings for 2017

Happy New Year! Abigail Geiger at Pew Researcher Center wrote an informative article summarizing public opinions on 17 issues. They range from political values, Trump’s presidency, gender differences, automation, police work, Europe’s asylum applicants, refugees and climate change. 86% of … Continue reading

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Pew Research Center Report Examines America’s Complex Relationship with Guns

Pew Researcher Center released a report on public’s attitudes toward gun ownership and gun control policies on June 22.¬† It is based on Pew’s American Trends Panel waves 25 and 26 conducted in March and April 2017. About four-in-ten adults … Continue reading

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