Category Archives: Surveys – Muslims in the West

U.S. Muslims Concerned About Their Place in Society, but Continue to Believe in the American Dream

The early days of Donald Trump’s presidency have been an anxious time for many Muslim Americans, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. Overall, Muslims in the United States perceive a lot of discrimination against their religious group, are

U.S. Muslims Concerned About Their Place in Society, but Continue to Believe in the American Dream

The early days of Donald Trump’s presidency have been an anxious time for many Muslim Americans, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. Overall, Muslims in the United States perceive a lot of discrimination against their religious group, are

Religious schools create ‘parallel societies’, report claims

Study’s Turkish-born author believes some Austrian kindergartens could be producing radicals of the future. Religious schools in Austria help create “parallel societies”, a new report has claimed. The Vienna University study found 10,000 children aged between two and six attend

Religious schools create ‘parallel societies’, report claims

Study’s Turkish-born author believes some Austrian kindergartens could be producing radicals of the future. Religious schools in Austria help create “parallel societies”, a new report has claimed. The Vienna University study found 10,000 children aged between two and six attend

Study: Third of France’s Young Muslims Hold Fundamentalist Religious Views

A study looking at the prevalence of radical ideology among high school students has found that French Muslims are much more likely to tolerate violence and to hold fundamentalist religious views than other pupils. The National Centre for Scientific Research

Study: Third of France’s Young Muslims Hold Fundamentalist Religious Views

A study looking at the prevalence of radical ideology among high school students has found that French Muslims are much more likely to tolerate violence and to hold fundamentalist religious views than other pupils. The National Centre for Scientific Research

Poll: 40 Per Cent of Migrants Think Citizens of Host Country Have Too Much Freedom

A newly released study of migrants in Austria has revealed that whilst the vast majority are pro-democratic, many think Austrians live too liberally and have too much freedom. The study, conducted by the Austrian Academy of Sciences, interviewed 900 asylum

Poll: 40 Per Cent of Migrants Think Citizens of Host Country Have Too Much Freedom

A newly released study of migrants in Austria has revealed that whilst the vast majority are pro-democratic, many think Austrians live too liberally and have too much freedom. The study, conducted by the Austrian Academy of Sciences, interviewed 900 asylum

Immigrants lead the way in demanding assimilation, study finds

Resident aliens in Germany and Germans with immigrant backgrounds are, in some respects, more “German” than people whose families have been German citizens for generations. That’s the main conclusion of a 104-page study by the conservative Konrad Adenauer Foundation, entitled

Immigrants lead the way in demanding assimilation, study finds

Resident aliens in Germany and Germans with immigrant backgrounds are, in some respects, more “German” than people whose families have been German citizens for generations. That’s the main conclusion of a 104-page study by the conservative Konrad Adenauer Foundation, entitled

Gothenburg ‘one of Europe’s most segregated cities’

One in ten school students in Gothenburg’s north-eastern suburbs sympathize with religious extremist organizations, according to a survey carried out by Swedish non-profit organization Varken Hora eller Kuvad. “I was completely shocked when I saw the result. I perhaps would

Gothenburg ‘one of Europe’s most segregated cities’

One in ten school students in Gothenburg’s north-eastern suburbs sympathize with religious extremist organizations, according to a survey carried out by Swedish non-profit organization Varken Hora eller Kuvad. “I was completely shocked when I saw the result. I perhaps would

Muslim rules on halal meat mean ‘animals are dying in pain’

Islamic scholars are often unaware that stunning animals before they are killed prevents them from feeling pain, a study has found. Research by the University of Bristol found that scholars, who help set the rules on what meat is considered

Muslim rules on halal meat mean ‘animals are dying in pain’

Islamic scholars are often unaware that stunning animals before they are killed prevents them from feeling pain, a study has found. Research by the University of Bristol found that scholars, who help set the rules on what meat is considered

Young Muslims at risk of radicalisation in Vienna

The study found that 85 percent of young people who are in contact with a youth worker have an immigration background, and that 27 percent of those teenagers who are Muslim show strong sympathy for jihadism, and violent and anti-Western

Young Muslims at risk of radicalisation in Vienna

The study found that 85 percent of young people who are in contact with a youth worker have an immigration background, and that 27 percent of those teenagers who are Muslim show strong sympathy for jihadism, and violent and anti-Western

A French Islam is possible

…. Today, discourse on Islam and the image of Islam are largely controlled by Jihadists, Salafists and others who prone fundamentalist ideals. The vast majority of Muslims of France do not however identify with this form of Islam. The portrait

A French Islam is possible

…. Today, discourse on Islam and the image of Islam are largely controlled by Jihadists, Salafists and others who prone fundamentalist ideals. The vast majority of Muslims of France do not however identify with this form of Islam. The portrait

Just under 30 percent of French Muslims reject secular laws

Just under 30 percent of France’s 3 to 4 million Muslims reject the country’s secular laws, according to an Ifop poll published by the French weekly Journal du Dimanche. When asked if they considered the Islamic legal and moral code

Just under 30 percent of French Muslims reject secular laws

Just under 30 percent of France’s 3 to 4 million Muslims reject the country’s secular laws, according to an Ifop poll published by the French weekly Journal du Dimanche. When asked if they considered the Islamic legal and moral code

Half of Turkish Germans hold Islam above state law

The survey provides an often contradictory picture of social attitudes among Germany’s 2.7 million people of Turkish origin. A total of 47 percent of the 1,201 respondents said that “following the tenets of my religion is more important to me

Half of Turkish Germans hold Islam above state law

The survey provides an often contradictory picture of social attitudes among Germany’s 2.7 million people of Turkish origin. A total of 47 percent of the 1,201 respondents said that “following the tenets of my religion is more important to me

Views of 44% of Europe Muslims are fundamentalist, Czech study shows

The opinions of 44 percent of European Muslims correspond to the definition of religious fundamentalism, according to a survey the Czech European Values think tank presented yesterday, which unveils serious shortcomings in Muslim immigrants’ integration in this respect. Problems with

Views of 44% of Europe Muslims are fundamentalist, Czech study shows

The opinions of 44 percent of European Muslims correspond to the definition of religious fundamentalism, according to a survey the Czech European Values think tank presented yesterday, which unveils serious shortcomings in Muslim immigrants’ integration in this respect. Problems with

Why Canadian Muslims seem happier than British ones

OVER the past few weeks, reports have been published in both Canada and Britain about the state of Muslim citizens’ opinion on a broad range of topics. The Canadian poll results were generally hailed as a pleasant surprise, while the

Why Canadian Muslims seem happier than British ones

OVER the past few weeks, reports have been published in both Canada and Britain about the state of Muslim citizens’ opinion on a broad range of topics. The Canadian poll results were generally hailed as a pleasant surprise, while the

Sydney Muslims feel at home despite very high racism exposure, survey finds

Muslims in Sydney are three to five times more likely to experience “very high rates of exposure to racism” compared with Australians in general, a study shows. But about 97% of the nearly 600 Muslims surveyed said relations between them

Sydney Muslims feel at home despite very high racism exposure, survey finds

Muslims in Sydney are three to five times more likely to experience “very high rates of exposure to racism” compared with Australians in general, a study shows. But about 97% of the nearly 600 Muslims surveyed said relations between them

Every fourth Danish Muslim wants the law to be based on the Koran

Some 40 percent of Denmark’s 250,000 Muslims believe that Danish law, at least to some extent, should be based on the words of the Koran, according to a new Wilke survey carried out for Jyllands-Posten newspaper. The survey also found

Every fourth Danish Muslim wants the law to be based on the Koran

Some 40 percent of Denmark’s 250,000 Muslims believe that Danish law, at least to some extent, should be based on the words of the Koran, according to a new Wilke survey carried out for Jyllands-Posten newspaper. The survey also found

Canadian survey of women who wear the niqab reveals choice ‘may be a bit of a youth movement’

The vast majority of women surveyed who wear the niqab in Canada are not only willing to remove their veils to be identified, but feel it is part of their responsibility to do so, according to the most extensive research

Canadian survey of women who wear the niqab reveals choice ‘may be a bit of a youth movement’

The vast majority of women surveyed who wear the niqab in Canada are not only willing to remove their veils to be identified, but feel it is part of their responsibility to do so, according to the most extensive research

New Poll on American Muslims Is Grounded in Bias, Riddled with Flaws

…. CSP’s survey was an non-probability based, opt-in online survey, administered by the conservative group, the Polling Company/Woman Trend, a small Washington-based agency that has collaborated with CSP on other occasions to produce surveys about Islam and Muslims. (We learned

New Poll on American Muslims Is Grounded in Bias, Riddled with Flaws

…. CSP’s survey was an non-probability based, opt-in online survey, administered by the conservative group, the Polling Company/Woman Trend, a small Washington-based agency that has collaborated with CSP on other occasions to produce surveys about Islam and Muslims. (We learned

Shocking Survey Results From Australia

Introduction A Great Fallacy and a Sense of Being Under Siege The Media is Unfair – What About the Christian Terrorist(s)? Don’t Call Me a Moderate Attitudes Towards Terrorism and the War on Terror Identity Treatment of Australian Muslims Opinion

Shocking Survey Results From Australia

Introduction A Great Fallacy and a Sense of Being Under Siege The Media is Unfair – What About the Christian Terrorist(s)? Don’t Call Me a Moderate Attitudes Towards Terrorism and the War on Terror Identity Treatment of Australian Muslims Opinion

Three-quarters of Muslim Australians feel they are unfairly targeted by terror laws, study reveals

Muslim Australians believe overwhelmingly that they are unfairly targeted by counter-terrorism laws but say terrorist groups distort the true meaning of Islam, a survey of community attitudes has revealed. Around one in five of the 800 Muslims polled believed that

Three-quarters of Muslim Australians feel they are unfairly targeted by terror laws, study reveals

Muslim Australians believe overwhelmingly that they are unfairly targeted by counter-terrorism laws but say terrorist groups distort the true meaning of Islam, a survey of community attitudes has revealed. Around one in five of the 800 Muslims polled believed that

Young Dutch Turks’ radical views worry MPs, call for more research

MPs from across the political spectrum have called for more research into the attitudes of young Dutch Turks to the Islamic State, after a poll of 300 showed 80% saw nothing wrong in jihad, or holy war, against non-believers. The

Young Dutch Turks’ radical views worry MPs, call for more research

MPs from across the political spectrum have called for more research into the attitudes of young Dutch Turks to the Islamic State, after a poll of 300 showed 80% saw nothing wrong in jihad, or holy war, against non-believers. The