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November 09, 2015
At One Large Florida University, Membership in Christian Clubs is Falling Fast
It seems like every time there's a new survey about religious demographics in this country,...
November 03, 2015
As Usual, Survey Shows Religion in Decline, Especially Among Millennials
The Pew Research Center just released a new report building off of their landmark 2014...
October 25, 2015
Majority of Icelanders Support Church/State Separation
In Iceland, support for church/state separation is at an all-time high of 55% according to...
October 22, 2015
31% of Americans Reject Evolution, According to New Report
Most of the headlines regarding a new report from the Pew Research Center involve the...
October 18, 2015
Religion Journalist Offers Lazy Criticism of Richard Dawkins
I'm not opposed to people criticizing Richard Dawkins when I feel it's deserved. And I'll...
October 08, 2015
Do a Lot of Nonreligious Americans Really See Evidence of a Creator?
Anytime you look at surveys about the religious beliefs of people in the U.S., people...
October 06, 2015
In Norway, An App That Makes Leaving Faith Easier Has Led to a Massive Decline in Church Membership
In Norway, where the Catholic Church currently owes the government more than $5 million for...
September 12, 2015
Religion, Politics, and the Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of the “Likely Voter”
Listening to the political circus unfolding today, you hear frequent allusions to God/faith/religion/fairy tales on...
September 10, 2015
For Harvard Freshmen, Non-Religious Students Outnumber Christians
For the past few years, Harvard University's newspaper, The Crimson, has asked incoming freshman to...
September 03, 2015
In the U.S., 49% of Former Catholics Have Left Organized Religion for Good
Last week, the Public Religion Research Institute in partnership with Religion News Service released a...
August 27, 2015
A Slight Change in Australia’s Census Could Lead to Major Change in Religious Demographics
In 2011, the last time Australia conducted its census, this is the way researchers asked...
August 27, 2015
India’s Census Reveals 2.87 Million People Who Are Non-Religious
India just got around to releasing the results from its 2011 census, one that included...
August 25, 2015
New Study Shows That, on Hot-Button Issues, Most American Catholics Disagree with Catholicism
A new study by the Public Religion Research Institute in partnership with Religion News Service...
August 24, 2015
What Else Can We Learn from the Atheist Prison Data?
There are still some interesting questions regarding the FOIA data that Hemant acquired describing the...
August 21, 2015
Atheists Now Make Up 0.1% of the Federal Prison Population
How many atheists are in the U.S. federal prison system? Is the percentage of atheists...
August 11, 2015
Here’s What the Research Shows About Public Perceptions of Atheists
Will Gervais, the University of Kentucky professor who's done a lot of research into public...
August 04, 2015
Non-Religious People Abound in Large U.S. Cities
Earlier this year, the Public Religion Research Institute informed us of the least religious cities...
July 30, 2015
Survey Says the U.S. Isn’t a Christian Nation… but I’m Not Sure What They Think We Are
A new survey published by LifeWay Research shows that most Americans don't believe this is...
July 22, 2015
56% of Non-Religious Americans Have Smoked Pot
According to a new Gallup poll, 44% of all Americans say they've tried marijuana at...
July 02, 2015
What’s Going On with the Huge Percentage of Atheists in China?
Back in April, WIN Gallup International (no relation to Gallup, Inc.) released a survey ranking...
June 24, 2015
New Poll Shows Americans Believe Faith (Specifically Christianity) is Necessary to be “Truly American”
In case you're wondering why "atheist" ranks so low on the Presidential electability list, it...
June 23, 2015
The “Nones” Are the Second-Largest “Religious Group” in Nearly Half the World
According to the Pew Research Center, the "Nones" (people who don't belong to organized religion)...
June 22, 2015
New Gallup Poll Shows That Atheists Are No Longer the Least Electable Group in America
For decades now, Gallup has been asking voters about their dealbreakers when it comes to...
June 17, 2015
Confidence in Organized Religion at an All-Time Low… Again
How much confidence do you have in the church/organized religion? That's the question Gallup recently...
June 09, 2015
75% of Canadians Support God-Free Government Meetings: “Just Start the Meeting”
In April, the Canadian Supreme Court ruled (unanimously) that Catholic prayers before government meetings in Saguenay,...
June 09, 2015
These Two Charts Explain Why People Are Leaving Christianity in Droves
We know that LGBT equality is hindered by the religious majority, and we know that's...
May 29, 2015
In Swing States, Christians are Fading and Nones are Rising
Maybe if we keep giving politicians reason to pay attention to those of us without...
May 29, 2015
Young People Aren’t Leaving Christianity Just Because They’re Apathetic About Faith
Adam Ford, a Christian cartoonist, made this comic that I've seen several people sharing online:...
May 18, 2015
Yes, Christianity is Dying, and Conservative Leaders Are Avoiding the Most Obvious Solution
Over the past week, we've seen a lot of Christian leaders try to spin the...
May 18, 2015
In Embarrassing Editorial,
Staff Claims Decline in Christianity is Bad for Society
The Oklahoman editorial board isn't happy with the recent numbers showing a decline in organized...
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