Monday Mapday: COVID-19: Economically Vulnerable Groups

With case numbers continuing to rise, the economic impact of COVID-19 continues to grow. This post's interactive maps overlay cases by county with measures of economic vulnerability.

By |2020-03-30T08:26:19-04:00March 30th, 2020|Economic Development, Economy, Equity, Monday Mapday, Public Health, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: COVID-19: Economically Vulnerable Groups

Friday Factday: Race and Ethnicity in the 10-County Metro, 1980-2017

A look back at how metro Atlanta's diversity has grown and changed since 1980.

By |2019-12-13T14:48:08-04:00December 13th, 2019|Equity, Friday Factday, Other Demographics, Population, Race and Diversity|Comments Off on Friday Factday: Race and Ethnicity in the 10-County Metro, 1980-2017

Data Diversion: Learning from Student Movement Across Atlanta

Two maps — one showing college students' movement and another showing high school students' movement over the course of a week in Atlanta — offer an idea of just how much of the city these students' might regularly experience.

By |2019-11-21T16:45:36-04:00November 19th, 2019|Age and Generations, Data Diversions, Equity|Comments Off on Data Diversion: Learning from Student Movement Across Atlanta

Monday Mapday: Our Indigenous Population (Focusing on Native Americans)

How does Georgia stack up when it comes to shares of Native American and Alaska Native peoples? These maps take a look at these shares, by tract and county, across the country and the state.

By |2019-10-22T09:27:08-04:00October 21st, 2019|Equity, Monday Mapday, Race and Diversity, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: Our Indigenous Population (Focusing on Native Americans)

Friday Factday: Wealth and Net Worth in the Metro

Wealth and net worth are two critical and under-examined measures of financial well-being and success. This Friday Factday takes a look at both variables in 20 metro-area counties and explores the implications around visible geographic disparities in wealth.

By |2019-08-23T12:40:41-04:00August 23rd, 2019|Economy, Equity, Friday Factday, Race and Diversity|Comments Off on Friday Factday: Wealth and Net Worth in the Metro

Monday Mapday: Social Assistance in Atlanta

This Monday Mapday takes a look at county and tract-level variation in rates of residents using three forms of social assistance: SNAP, cash assistance and Supplemental Security Income.

By |2019-08-26T12:54:34-04:00August 12th, 2019|Economy, Equity, Monday Mapday|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: Social Assistance in Atlanta

Friday Factday: Racial Disparities in Unemployment

The unemployment rate is low. But the big, national numbers don't tell the whole story. This Friday Factday looks at county-level variation by race, as well as labor force participation rates, education and trends over time.

By |2019-08-09T12:29:06-04:00August 9th, 2019|Economy, Equity, Friday Factday, Race and Diversity|Comments Off on Friday Factday: Racial Disparities in Unemployment
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