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Nov 13, 2014, 10:00 ET Nuevo informe de Pew Research Center explora cambios en el mapa religioso de América Latina

 América Latina alberga a más de 425 millones de católicos-aproximadamente el 40% de la población católica mundial....


May 07, 2014, 11:28 ET Major New Survey Explores the Shifting Religious Identity of Latinos in the U.S.

 Although most Hispanics in the United States continue to belong to the Roman Catholic Church, the Catholic share of the Hispanic population is...


Apr 10, 2014, 00:01 ET Schaffung eines transatlantischen Marktes

Deutsche und Amerikaner unterstützen grundsätzlich das Handelsabkommen zwischen der EU und den USA, äuβern aber Vorbehalte...


Dec 18, 2013, 00:24 ET New Survey Explores Americans' Christmas Plans, Childhood Traditions, and Likes and Dislikes About the Holiday Season

 Nine-in-ten Americans say they celebrate Christmas, and three-quarters say they believe in the virgin birth of Jesus, according to a new Pew...


Apr 30, 2013, 12:01 ET New Pew Research Study Examines Social and Political Attitudes of Muslims Worldwide

A new Pew Research Center survey of Muslims around the globe finds that most adherents of the world's second-largest religion are deeply committed...


Feb 21, 2013, 14:01 ET U.S. Catholics Divided On Church's Direction Under New Pope

Three-quarters express a favorable view of Pope Benedict XVI As the pontificate of Benedict XVI winds down, many American Catholics express...


Oct 17, 2011, 16:36 ET Pew Research Center Announces New Research Initiative to Study the Changing Role of Public Libraries and Library Users in the Digital Age

Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Will Support New Effort by Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project The Pew...


Mar 07, 2011, 12:01 ET Pew Research Center Appoints First Director of International Survey Research, Director of Development

Pew Research Center today announced that it has hired James Bell as its first director of international survey research and Matt Farrey as its...