International understanding is increasingly important as the global marketplace grows, economies and financial systems become interconnected, and the rapid movement of ideas and trends through social media brings the world closer together.
Pew works across the globe to conduct public opinion surveys 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. This work includes numerous major reports on topics such as attitudes toward American foreign policy, globalization, terrorism, and democracy.
Young people in the United States express far more skeptical views of America’s global standing than older adults.
As democratic nations have wrestled with economic, social and geopolitical upheaval in recent years, the future of liberal democracy has come into question. Our international surveys reveal key insights into how citizens think about democratic governance.
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Fewer than 1 million foreign students enrolled for either online or in-person classes at U.S. universities in the 2020-21 school year.
Germans and Americans have both become more skeptical of China.
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Family is preeminent for most publics but work, material well-being and health also play a key role.
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Most people view their own government’s record on personal freedoms more favorably than they do when it comes to the U.S. and especially China.
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Concerns about racial and ethnic discrimination are widespread in most of the 17 advanced economies surveyed this spring.
The U.S. is seen positively in advanced economies for its technology, entertainment, military and universities, but negatively for its health care system, discrimination and the state of its democracy.
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