Regional Snapshot: Dynamics of Neighborhood Change, 2000-2019

June's regional snapshot traces the socioeconomic and demographic change as reflected in and through two decades of census- tract level population shifts in the Atlanta Region. These meta-trends are clearly illustrative of increased race and class segregation across the area.

By |2021-06-21T12:59:26-04:00June 16th, 2021|Economic Development, Other Demographics, Population, Race and Diversity, Regional Snapshot|Comments Off on Regional Snapshot: Dynamics of Neighborhood Change, 2000-2019

Degree Types by Age Cohort: Generational Change

An examination of differences in the field of study among different generations of women and men in the Atlanta MSA.

By |2021-06-14T10:23:50-04:00June 11th, 2021|Economic Development, Education, Equity, Friday Factday, Other Demographics|Comments Off on Degree Types by Age Cohort: Generational Change

Spotlight On The 10-County’s Asian Community

Atlanta's Asian community is its fastest-growing racial group. This post dives into more detail about this population, its foreign-born members and where its immigrants hail from.

By |2021-05-21T13:57:56-04:00May 21st, 2021|Friday Factday, Other Demographics, Population, Race and Diversity|Comments Off on Spotlight On The 10-County’s Asian Community

Data Diversion: Census Day

April 1 this year is known in data circles not as April Fools Day, but rather as Census Day. In these times of pandemic, response to this decennial data collecton effort is even more critical than usual.

By |2020-04-01T05:08:41-04:00April 1st, 2020|Data Diversions, Other Demographics, Population, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Data Diversion: Census Day

Friday Factday: Tracking the Spread of COVID-19 (Global, US, and Georgia)

As the USA tries to slow the spread of COVID-19 with social distancing and other measures, it's instructive and sobering to review the extent and rapidity of the coronavirus's spread across the world, the country, and the state of GA. These interactive maps provide data visualizations to track the pandemic.

By |2020-03-27T14:45:56-04:00March 27th, 2020|Friday Factday, Other Demographics, Public Health, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Friday Factday: Tracking the Spread of COVID-19 (Global, US, and Georgia)

Regional Snapshot: 100 Metros Data Dashboard

This month's regional snapshot provides summary findings from an initial review of a just-released new and (vastly) improved version of a 100 Metros Data Dashboard. This tool enables easy access to interactive rankings of the top 10 major metros, across data in topic areas such as demographics, economics, health, and housing.

By |2020-03-12T13:19:10-04:00March 12th, 2020|Economic Development, Other Demographics, Population, Public Health, Race and Diversity, Regional Snapshot, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Regional Snapshot: 100 Metros Data Dashboard

Monday Mapday: The Distribution of Georgia’s Black, Non-Hispanic Residents

Interactive maps taking a look at how our black, non-Hispanic population is distributed across the state today and how things have (or haven't) changed since 2000.

By |2020-02-18T08:26:50-04:00February 17th, 2020|Monday Mapday, Other Demographics, Population, Race and Diversity, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: The Distribution of Georgia’s Black, Non-Hispanic Residents

Monday Mapday: Primary Language at Home

This Monday Mapday considers both our residents who do not speak English inside the home as well as residents who do rate themselves as speaking English less than very well.

By |2019-12-23T17:12:37-04:00December 23rd, 2019|Monday Mapday, Other Demographics, Race and Diversity|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: Primary Language at Home

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
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