You've heard from the candidates—but what does the data say? Join us as we explore the data stories behind the US elections. And do check back as we'll continue to update our gallery.
The political divide has doubled in recent years
Rift in Senate now greater than ever
Media outlets are aligning views on Trump
This analysis examines median sentiment conveyed in opinion articles in eight major media outlets.
Trump gets more media mentions
The polls don't all agree—sometimes by a lot
On The Tonight Show, mentions of Trump significantly boost views
Both candidates' speeches are fairly easy to understand
Only one recent president left office with a higher approval rating