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The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate is a Georgetown University social science research center that focuses on Catholicism and the Catholic Church.

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How Catholics voted in 2012 by the television shows they regularly watch. Surprise for The View & Meet the Press?

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What are the most important goals of Millennial Catholics? Being rich and famous? That may be a stereotype but...

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The number of students enrolled in U.S. Catholic colleges and universities has grown 19% since 2000 to 813,000.

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NCR: Use pop culture! http://bit.ly/16El68I. Yes, even weekly attenders pick viral over existing religion content.

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Sin Data: U.S. Catholics say they are most susceptible to pride (43%), envy (14%), gluttony (13%), and lust (12%).

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How many hrs/day are you using a computer, phone, tablet, etc? 17% of Catholics spend 7+; 14% say they spend none.

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"If...a burning bush spoke to you what would you do?" As a survey researcher, I'd have more ?s before any of this:

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56% of Catholics ages 17-29 who attended a WYD go to Mass once a month or more now compared to 37% w/ no WYD visit

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44 years ago Americans were on the moon. 45% of U.S. adult Catholics would choose journey over other expeditions.

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Blood tests may soon tell us our life expectancies (http://dailym.ai/1ddtQEU). Few, of any religion, want to know.

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U.S. Catholics' perspectives on the marriage vow considered "hardest to keep" depends on their marital status.

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Snapshot of marital status among U.S. Catholics (including living with a partner). Married soon to be a minority?

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In 2012, 71% Catholic voters cast ballots at precinct. 58% w/out wait, 26% 1/2 hour or less, 16% waited longer.

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Which decade was best? For U.S. Catholics it's the 80s & 50s (21%,20%). U.S. adults, it's the 80s & 90s (22%,20%).

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The Catholic Church operates 5,435 hospitals around the world. About one in ten of these, 574, are in the U.S.

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Whether 'global warming' or 'global climate', 4 in 10 US adult Catholics think this is having serious impact now.

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Statistical challenge of measuring climate policy successes: CO2 rising, high temps stalled http://nyti.ms/165O4PB

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Priests, moms, teachers, youth min. net + encouragement for new priests. Friends, dads, relatives net discourage.

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What does God think of us? US adults of various affiliations respond. Catholics? Love (58%) & disappointment (22%)

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U.S. Catholics least likely to volunteer? Perhaps (m.e. +/-5.6 per. pts.). Make a dif @ CVN: http://bit.ly/17TsjGa

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