A powerful new tool for understanding the complex demographic, religious, and cultural changes occurring in the United States today. Recognizing the need to provide a more complete portrait of substantial diversity of opinion, identities and values across the U.S.
Angus Reid Public Opinion is a leader in the use of the Internet to carry out public opinion polls that are consistently quoted in media outlets around the world, and serve as the basis for policy, campaign and business directives. Canadian-based, but covers international issues.
"...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. Nearly 300,000 interviews in 59 countries have been conducted as part of the project’s work."
allows users to explore public opinion trends in 55 countries on topics ranging from attitudes toward the U.S. to people's assessments of their own lives to views about globalization, democratization, extremism and other important issues. Data can be searched by question, topic or country - results can be displayed in map, table or chart formats. The findings are from 8 surveys conducted by the Pew Global Attitudes Project from 2002-2009 among 200,000 respondents
"...began in January 2012 and since then continuously polled between 2,000 and 3,000 people a week. Over that period, we have asked hundreds of questions ranging from presidential politics to the Oscars, from the Syrian civil war to the perception of social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter."
"...one of the world's leading archives of social science data, specializing in data from surveys of public opinion ... Most of the data are from the United States, but over 50 nations are represented."