A new report finds that 44 percent of Americans say they have tried marijuana.
President Obama’s approval rating among black Americans has averaged 84 percent throughout 2014, remaining about 40 percent higher than his approval rating among Americans as a whole.
A majority of Americans (58 percent) say the U.S. needs a third political party because the existing Republican and Democratic parties are doing “such a poor job” representing the people.
A new Gallup poll finds that Americans’ trust in the federal government to handle international problems has fallen to a record-low of 43 percent, with only 40 percent expressing confidence in Washington’s ability to handle domestic problems.
The amount of fictional violence depicted on television has created a “mean world syndrome,” where TV audiences exposed to increasing levels of violent programming create an “imagined world” of fear and paranoia that does not parallel real-life decreasing crime rates.
Nearly three-quarters (73 percent) of Americans believe that God had a hand in humans’ present form, with 42 percent of Americans saying they believe God created humans in their present form 10,000 years ago, and an additional 31 percent believing humans evolved from simpler life forms – but God guided the evolutionary process.
State pride is much more common in western and midwestern states, according to a new Gallup poll.
As the April 15 tax deadline passes, more than half of Americans say that their federal taxes are too high and the lowest percentage since 2001 say they’re paying a fair amount.
Recent polling suggests that American confidence in the nation’s economy has hit its lowest point so far in 2014.
The findings of a recent Gallup Poll show that few people in the United States feel there are adequate opportunities for finding a “quality job.”