Recent Published Research

Survey | Nearly One-Third of Americans Say They Would Not Let Their Son Play Football

[01.28.2016]

New PRRI/Religion News Service survey also finds that while concerns about the safety of football are on the rise, it remains America’s favorite sport to watch.

Survey | Trump Gains Ground with White Evangelical Voters; Solidifies Lead with Republican Voters Nationwide

[01.27.2016]

A new PRRI survey finds that Donald Trump has increased his lead among Republican voters nationally, and has gained ground among white evangelical Protestants.

Fact Sheets

PRRI Fact Sheet: Race, the Criminal Justice System, and Police

[11.14.2014]

Race and the Criminal Justice System A slim majority (51 percent) of Americans do not believe that blacks and other minorities receive treatment equal to whites in the criminal justice system, while 46 percent believe that they do. Current opinions about race in the criminal justice system represent a modest downward shift from August 2014, when, in the 2014 Pre-election American Values Survey, a majority (56 percent) of Americans said […]

Academic Research

Study | “I Know What You Did Last Sunday” Finds Americans Significantly Inflate Religious Participation

[05.17.2014]

A new PRRI study, “I Know What You Did Last Sunday: Measuring Social Desirability Bias in Self-Reported Religious Behavior, Belief, and Belonging,” shows that every subgroup of Americans measured over-reports their levels of religious participation, with young adults, Catholics and white mainline Protestants particularly likely to inflate the frequency of their attendance at religious services.



View the Complete Research Archive...