Religion Can Play a Role in Americans’ Political Acts, But its Influence is Hard to Pinpoint

Faculty experts:

Dr. Michael Anthony Novak, theology, michael.novak@saintleo.edu

Frank Orlando, political scientist, francis.orlando@saintleo.edu

The Saint Leo University Polling Institute asked adults in both its national sample and its separate Florida sample several questions about their attitudes toward religion and the intersection of religion and their thoughts and decisions on current events. As a basis of comparison, the respondents […]

Polling Results: Faculty Insights on Terror Risks and Public Perceptions

Contact information:

Christopher Wolfe, PhD, psychology, christopher.wolfe@saintleo.edu

Eloy Nuñez, PhD, homeland security, eloy.nunez@saintleo.edu

The most recent survey results from the Saint Leo University Polling Institute results were so compelling on American fears resulting from the terror attacks in Paris that the subject warrants extended commentary from Saint Leo faculty experts. A few findings from the national results, collected […]

In Season of Giving, New National Poll Shows Americans Donating More to Charities

‘Francis Effect’ Prompts Increased Contributions
Americans said they increased their donations to charity in 2015, according to a new survey conducted by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute. And Pope Francis’ historic visit to the United States may have influenced their generosity.

While 14.1 percent surveyed said they do not donate to charities and 15.9 percent indicated […]

Technology and You: Drone Concerns [Infographic]

Technology and You: Interest in Owning a Drone [Infographic]

More Than One-Third of Americans Say They’d Like to Have a Drone

Some See Drones as a Fun Hobby, Others Consider Them Intrusive or Hazardous
More than one-third of Americans surveyed nationally by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute—35.1 percent—say they would like someday to have an unmanned aerial mechanism or vehicle of their very own. The gadgets are more commonly known as drones.

Saint Leo (http://poll.saintleo.edu) asked people […]