Survey Data Polling and Public Opinion

Survey Data: Polling and Public Opinion

Snapshot Statistics


  • Gallup Covers political, economic, and social issues as far back as 1950
  • Harris Interactive: Harris Vault Over 40 years worth of polling reports
  • Public Agenda American public opinion on social and political issues
  • State Surveys Links to university public opinion research centers conducting surveys at the state level
  • Roper Center American public opinion, focusing on social issues
  • PollingReport Commercial site aggregating newsworthy polls.  Very frequently updated.
  • FiveThirtyEight Blog focusing on US election predictions, with links to many survey sources


  • Afrobarometer An African-led series of national public attitude surveys on democracy and governance in Africa.
  • Arab Barometer A source for nationally representative surveys on the political attitudes and values of Arab men and women.

  • Eurobarometer Public Opinion Analysis sector of the European Commission. Surveys address major topics concerning European citizenship: enlargement, social situation, health, culture, information technology, environment, the Euro, defence, etc.
  • Latinobarometer (Latinobarometro)  Latinobarometro is an annual public opinion survey that involves some 19,000 interviews in 18 Latin American countries.
  • Pew Research Center Public opinion in the US and abroad on politics, technology, and more
  • World Public Opinion Surveys conducted around the globe on political issues

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    Created by vmitch on Jun 18, 2012 Last updated Feb 8, 2013