04 January 2012, 03:01 PM ET
The total number of background checks for guns have doubled since 2000.
03 January 2012, 09:11 PM ET
Did you vow to enjoy life and quit drinking in the new year? Many people are right there with you.
29 December 2011, 04:03 PM ET
Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama top the poll for another year.
29 December 2011, 12:15 PM ET
The cost of the bubbly is expected to rise next year, so raise your glass while you may.
28 December 2011, 09:43 AM ET
The U.S. wireless industry is expected to generate billions of dollars and more than three quarters of a million jobs in coming years.
23 December 2011, 11:21 AM ET
In today's GoFigure we look at a Pew poll of Americans' attitudes towards Christmas.
22 December 2011, 02:49 PM ET
Since birds are the only surviving members of the family tree of the dinosaurs, why can't we flip some switches in the genetic code and return a chicken back to its former glory as a dinosaur?
21 December 2011, 08:52 PM ET
A record low number of respondents to a recent Gallup poll say that they approve of the job Congress is doing.
21 December 2011, 10:20 AM ET
Retailers anxiously await the final results from this holiday shopping season.
18 December 2011, 10:19 AM ET
GoFigure today looks at challenges faced by military men and women returning home.
15 December 2011, 02:50 PM ET
In 2008 more than a half-million people were reportedly injured in crashes that involved some type of driver distraction.
14 December 2011, 02:33 PM ET
Christmas decorating drives an annual surge in sales of live and artificial trees.
13 December 2011, 02:24 PM ET
Our GoFigure infographic looks at trends in music consumption, indicating that digital downloads will soon surpass physical media sales.
12 December 2011, 05:39 PM ET
Physicists have searched for it for years, but what is the Higgs boson supposed to do, exactly?
12 December 2011, 02:34 PM ET
A CDC study reveals that deaths due to overdose of opioid pain relievers (powerful opium-derived analgesics such as Oxycontin and Percocet) are now killing more people than heroin and cocaine.
09 December 2011, 12:02 PM ET
GoFigure looks at the results of a Gallup poll of caregivers who also have a full- or part-time job.
07 December 2011, 11:14 AM ET
Corporations make 5 percent of donations, compared with the 73 percent made by individuals.
06 December 2011, 09:32 AM ET
NASA's Kepler space telescope is helping astronomers find planets all over our region of the Milky Way galaxy.
04 December 2011, 12:43 PM ET
GoFigure looks at a College Board report showing that both public and private institutions are affected.
01 December 2011, 02:27 PM ET
A study looks at whether American parents feel that they pressure their kids enough to succeed in school.
30 November 2011, 02:04 PM ET
The obesity rate is triple what it was only a generation ago.
29 November 2011, 08:26 PM ET
GoFigure looks at agriculture in America.
28 November 2011, 01:21 PM ET
GoFigure looks at Americans who eat a diet mostly or entirely based on vegetables.
25 November 2011, 10:36 AM ET
iPads and other Apple gadgets top the list of gadgets most wanted this holiday season.
24 November 2011, 11:24 AM ET
Traveling? Preparing a family feast? Football? Here's what Americans are up to on this holiday weekend.
23 November 2011, 09:50 AM ET
That turkey and stuffing just got more expensive. Gofigure looks at the price of the traditional American holiday meal.
22 November 2011, 11:38 AM ET
Nearly half of the U.S. Congress is composed of millionaires, according to a new study.
21 November 2011, 12:27 PM ET
The U.S. Postal Service is losing billions of dollars as Americans shift away from sending letters through the mail.
18 November 2011, 07:39 AM ET
Today's GoFigure takes a look at who is online and what they are up to.
16 November 2011, 08:43 AM ET
GoFigure today looks at how people spend their time working, playing and living.
15 November 2011, 11:18 AM ET
More Americans own cellphones than they do desktop or laptop computers, according to a recent survey.
11 November 2011, 01:25 PM ET
A study shows that students get their sugar fix from sodas despite bans on the drinks at schools.