Demographics

(AP Photo/Matthew J. Sroka)
Politics & Society Dispatches
A record low moving rate may be worsening inequality in the United States.
Faith Dispatches
Leah LibrescoFebruary 01, 2017
Diversity brings opportunity, but leaky roofs and aging priests bring challenges to American parishes.
Politics & Society News
The percentage of pregnancies ending in abortion is down to 18.8 percent, a decline of nearly two-fifths below is 1983 peak of 30.3 percent.
Politics & Society News
Christians are the second-highest educated religious group in the world, according to the Pew Research Center.
Altar servers stand outside St. Peter Claver Church in Baltimore before Mass Nov. 14. The U.S. bishops' traditional Mass for their annual fall general assembly was celebrated at the historic African-American church. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
Faith News
Catholic institutions and ministries need to adapt and prepare for growing diversity.
Faith Signs Of the Times
Tara García MathewsonOctober 19, 2016
Better engaging Latino populations could be key to Catholic schools' survival.