Insight Illuminated 2015


NORC’s annual report captures the breadth and depth of our work, revealing a common spirit of innovation and collegiality, and our unwavering commitment to quality, excellence, and scientific integrity.

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Over the past 75 years, NORC has conducted a variety of social science research projects. The chord diagram on the cover uses a sampling of 1,732 of those projects-each coded by reserach subject and the statistical and analytic methods used-to show how the focus and frequency of NORC's work has evolved over time. Learn more about NORC's current work and browse our published research here on To explore NORC's 75-year history, visit 


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