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How The Coronavirus Outbreak Has – And Hasn’t - Pew Research …

Dec 09, 2020  · Employed adults with higher educational attainment and incomes are most likely to say their work can be done from home About seven-in-ten workers who say their jobs can mostly be done from home say they are teleworking all or most of the time Most employed adults who have a workplace and who are teleworking all or most of the time say their workplace isn’t …

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What We Know About Gen Z So Far | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) May 14, 2020  · This was significantly higher than the shares of Millennials (40%), Gen Xers (36%) and Baby Boomers (25%) who said the same. In addition, an analysis of jobs data showed that young workers were particularly vulnerable to job loss before the coronavirus outbreak, as they were overrepresented in high-risk service sector industries.

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Research Topics | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research.

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Most Americans say immigrants mainly fill jobs US citizens don’t …

Posted: (53 years ago) Jun 10, 2020  · About 750,000 unauthorized immigrants held jobs in industries that produce and distribute food – food production (290,000), food processing (210,000), food retail (170,000) and food distribution (70,000). During the COVID-19 outbreak, these industries, considered part of the nation’s food supply chain, are considered essential jobs ...

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Key findings about U.S. immigrants | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 20, 2020  · Overall, a majority of Americans have positive views about immigrants. About two-thirds of Americans (66%) say immigrants strengthen the country “because of their hard work and talents,” while about a quarter (24%) say immigrants burden the country by taking jobs, housing and health care. Yet these views vary starkly by political affiliation.

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Internet & Technology - Research and data from the Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 21, 2022  · About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and …

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STEM Jobs See Uneven Progress in Increasing Gender, Racial …

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 01, 2021  · Women make up half (50%) of those employed in STEM jobs, slightly higher than their share in the overall workforce (47%). Women’s representation across STEM occupations varies widely: they are heavily overrepresented among health-related jobs, the largest STEM occupational cluster, and underrepresented in several other occupational clusters.

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5 facts about student loans | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 13, 2019  · Americans owed about $1.5 trillion in student loans at the end of March 2019, more than two times what they owed a decade earlier. The increase has come as historically high shares of young adults in the United States go to college and the cost of higher education increases.. Here are five facts about student loans in America, based on a Pew Research …

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Millennials are the largest generation in the U.S. labor force

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 11, 2018  · About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and …

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Lifelong Learning and Technology - Pew Research Center: …

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 22, 2016  · 1. The joy – and urgency – of learning 2. Three-quarters of adults have done a personal learning activity in the past year 3. Almost two-thirds of employed adults pursue job-related learning 4. Those on the lower end of the socio-economic ladder are less likely to take advantage of lifelong learning opportunities 5. The internet plays less of a role in lifelong …

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42% of US working women have faced gender discrimination on …

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 14, 2017  · iStock Photo. About four-in-ten working women (42%) in the United States say they have faced discrimination on the job because of their gender. They report a broad array of personal experiences, ranging from earning less than male counterparts for doing the same job to being passed over for important assignments, according to a new analysis of Pew Research …

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Catholics - Pew Research Center | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know ... demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a subsidiary of ...

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Majorities in U.S. say Black, Hispanic, Asian people face ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 18, 2021  · While large majorities of White, Hispanic and Asian American adults all say that Black people face at least some discrimination, Black Americans are far more likely to say that Black people face a lot of discrimination.Eight-in-ten Black adults say this, as do 54% of Hispanic adults, half of Asian adults and 38% of White adults.

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6 facts about America’s STEM workforce and those training for it

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 14, 2021  · The STEM workforce (science, technology, engineering and math) has grown rapidly in recent decades. An updated analysis by the Bureau of Labor Statistics since the coronavirus outbreak began projects strong growth for many STEM occupations in the United States, particularly epidemiologists, medical scientists, biochemists and biophysicists, and …

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The State of Gig Work in 2021 | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 08, 2021  · Nontraditional, short-term and contract work existed prior to the internet and smartphones, but the gig economy has ushered in a new way of connecting people with consumers and those who want to hire them. Indeed, the emergence of companies like Uber, TaskRabbit or DoorDash has expanded the way people earn money and added another …

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Education levels of U.S. immigrants are on the rise

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 14, 2018  · The estimated 44 million immigrants in the United States are better educated than ever, due in part to rising levels of schooling in many of the countries they came from and an influx of high-skilled workers to the U.S. in recent years, especially from Asia.. In 2016, 17.2% of immigrants ages 25 and older had a bachelor’s degree and another 12.8% had attained a …

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U.S. newsroom employment has fallen 26% since 2008

Posted: (53 years ago) Jul 13, 2021  · In 2008, newspaper employees made up about six-in-ten newsroom jobs overall (62%). By 2020, the share had dropped to fewer than four-in-ten (36%). In 2020 alone, a third of large newspapers in the U.S. experienced layoffs , and as of August 2020, nearly 2,800 newspaper companies had received federal aid through the Paycheck Protection Program ...

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Gender discrimination more common for women in mostly male …

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 07, 2018  · The jobs with the highest concentrations of men tend to involve traditionally blue-collar fields such as heavy equipment operation and repair or construction, as well as computer and engineering occupations. For example, roughly 99% of automotive service technicians and mechanics are male, as are 98% of carpenters.

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Digital Footprints | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 16, 2007  · Family & Relationships Economy & Work Science Internet & Technology News Habits & Media Methodological Research Full topic list. ... there is a segment of internet users who have jobs that require them to market their name on the internet or make information about themselves available online. As one might expect, those motivated by work-related ...

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Millennials outnumbered Boomers in 2019 | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 28, 2020  · Millennials have surpassed Baby Boomers as the nation’s largest living adult generation, according to population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau. As of July 1, 2019 (the latest date for which population estimates are available), Millennials, whom we define as ages 23 to 38 in 2019, numbered 72.1 million, and Boomers (ages 55 to 73) numbered 71.6 million.

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U.S. academic achievement lags that of many other countries | Pew ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Feb 15, 2017  · Among the 35 members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, which sponsors the PISA initiative, the U.S. ranked 30th in math and 19th in science. Younger American students fare somewhat better on a similar cross-national assessment, the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study. That study, known …

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Attendance at religious services - Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know ... demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a subsidiary of ...

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How Working Parents Share Parenting and Household …

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 04, 2015  · Family life is changing, and so, too, is the role mothers and fathers play at work and at home. As more mothers have entered the U.S. workforce in the past several decades, the share of two-parent households in which both parents work full time now stands at 46%, up from 31% in 1970. At the same time, the share with a father who works full time and a mother who …

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Problems that face urban, suburban and rural communities in …

Posted: (53 years ago) May 22, 2018  · Rural residents more likely to say availability of jobs is a major problem where they live. Overall, 31% of Americans say the availability of jobs is a major problem in their local community and 45% say this is a minor problem. Roughly one-in-four (23%) say this is not a problem in their community.

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Women more than men adjust their careers for family life

Posted: (53 years ago) Oct 01, 2015  · For working parents in the U.S., the challenge of juggling careers and family life continues to be a front-burner issue – one that is being recognized by a growing number of employers who have adopted family-friendly policies such as paid leave. But while few Americans want to see a return to traditional roles of women at home and men in the workplace, one …

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Racial, gender wage gaps persist in U.S. despite some progress

Posted: (53 years ago) Jul 01, 2016  · Large racial and gender wage gaps in the U.S. remain, even as they have narrowed in some cases over the years. Among full- and part-time workers in the U.S., blacks in 2015 earned just 75% as much as whites in median …

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For most Americans, real wages have barely budged for decades …

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 07, 2018  · On the face of it, these should be heady times for American workers. U.S. unemployment is as low as it’s been in nearly two decades (3.9% as of July) and the nation’s private-sector employers have been adding jobs for 101 straight months – 19.5 million since the Great Recession-related cuts finally abated in early 2010, and 1.5 million just since the …

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AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 06, 2014  · Argument #2: Advances in technology create new jobs and industries even as they displace some of the older ones. Ben Shneiderman, professor of computer science at the University of Maryland, wrote, “Robots and AI make compelling stories for journalists, but they are a false vision of the major economic changes. Journalists lost their jobs ...

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Politics & Policy - Research and data from the Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 22, 2022  · Few former presidents have run for their old jobs – or anything else – after leaving office ... It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a subsidiary of The Pew Charitable Trusts.

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Christians - Religion in America: U.S. Religious Data, …

Posted: (53 years ago) Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know ... demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a subsidiary of ...

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Middle class keeps its size, loses financial ground to upper-income ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 06, 2018  · A recent Pew Research Center analysis also found that the wealth gaps between upper-income families and lower- and middle-income families in 2016 were at the highest levels recorded.Although the wealth of upper-income families has more than recovered from the losses experienced during the Great Recession, the wealth of lower- and middle-income families in …

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Few former presidents have run again after leaving office | Pew ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 16, 2022  · From left to right, Martin Van Buren (National Archives), Millard Fillmore (Hulton Archive) and Theodore Roosevelt (National Archives). Regardless of whether he succeeds or not, Donald Trump’s decision to seek the White House again in 2024 puts him among a small group of ex-presidents who have subsequently run for elective office. Grover Cleveland is the only …

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Belief in Hell - Pew Research Center | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample size ... demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a ...

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Careers | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) All jobs are all based in our office in Washington, DC. We are unable to accommodate full-time remote work. Relocation assistance is available for some positions. ... It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions ...

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Gaming and Gamers | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 15, 2015  · In recent years, major debates have emerged about the societal impact of video games and the effect they have on the people who play them. Among the disputes: whether men predominate in gaming; whether games portray women and minorities poorly; whether violent games promote aggressive behavior; and whether games encourage positive attributes such …

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How U.S. unemployment during COVID-19 compares with Great …

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Posted: (53 years ago) Jun 11, 2020  · City employees hand out unemployment applications on April 8, 2020, in Hialeah, Florida. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) The COVID-19 outbreak and the economic downturn it engendered swelled the ranks of unemployed Americans by more than 14 million, from 6.2 million in February to 20.5 million in May 2020. As a result, the U.S. unemployment rate shot up from …

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Public’s Top Priority for 2022: Strengthening the Nation’s Economy

Posted: (53 years ago) Feb 16, 2022  · As the coronavirus pandemic enters its third year, more Americans view strengthening the U.S. economy as a top policy priority than say the same about dealing with COVID-19.. This marks a shift from last year, when the economy and the coronavirus both topped the public’s policy agenda.. At a time when Americans rate several issues as lower priorities …

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Views of Higher Education Divided by Party | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 19, 2019  · Americans see value in higher education – whether they graduated from college or not. Most say a college degree is important, if not essential, in helping a young person succeed in the world, and college graduates themselves say their degree helped them grow and develop the skills they needed for the workplace.

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Conerns about democracy in the digital age | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Feb 21, 2020  · An associate dean of research for science and engineering said, “Over the next 10 years, we will see an increase in the current trend of using technology to further engineer elections (including gerrymandering) and to target those most vulnerable to manipulation (on all political sides). A result is overrepresentation in elected government of ...

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How the American middle class has changed in the past five decades

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 20, 2022  · This report analyzes data from the Annual Social and Economic Supplements (ASEC) of the Current Population Survey (CPS) to study how the economic status of the American middle class has changed since 1971. It also examines the movement of demographic groups in and out of the American middle class and across lower- and upper-income tiers from …

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The pace of Boomer retirements has accelerated in the past year

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 09, 2020  · It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a subsidiary of The Pew Charitable Trusts.

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Race and policing in America: 10 things we know | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Jun 03, 2020  · 1 Majorities of both black and white Americans say black people are treated less fairly than whites in dealing with the police and by the criminal justice system as a whole. In a 2019 Center survey, 84% of black adults said that, in dealing with police, blacks are generally treated less fairly than whites; 63% of whites said the same.Similarly, 87% of blacks and 61% …

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Do Americans trust the police? | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Jan 05, 2022  · This video cites data from the following research: “Americans’ Trust in Scientists, Other Groups Declines” Feb. 15, 2022 “Majority of Public Favors Giving Civilians the Power to Sue Police Officers for Misconduct” July 9, 2020 “For black Americans, experiences of racial discrimination vary by education level, gender” May 2, 2019 “Race in America 2019” April 9, 2019

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A look at gender gains and gaps in the U.S. | Pew Research Center

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 15, 2018  · In 1980, men were twice as likely as women to have these types of jobs. 4 Women have made gains in educational attainment, ... demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. It is a subsidiary of The Pew Charitable Trusts.

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