Friday Factday2018-04-12T00:15:57+00:00

Friday Factday

A closer look at a topics using local-level data, published on Fridays

Friday Factday: Explore BLS’s Occupational Employment Survey (OES) Data

By |November 30th, 2018|Categories: Economy, Friday Factday|

Have you wondered how concentrated employment in a particular occupation is in the metro region? If so, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)'s Occupational Employment Survey (OES) data is a good source for this [...]

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Friday Factday: 2018 Metro Atlanta Speaks Survey Results Released

By |November 9th, 2018|Categories: Age and Generations, Economy, Education, Environment, Friday Factday, Housing, Metro Atlanta Speaks, Other Demographics, Population, Public Health, Race and Diversity, Transportation|

Now in its sixth year, the Atlanta Regional Commission’s Metro Atlanta Speaks survey offers a snapshot of residents’ viewpoints on the area’s top challenges, local assets and what matters most to them. The survey [...]

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Friday Factday: Deeper Dive into Metro Atlanta Voter Trends

By |October 5th, 2018|Categories: Friday Factday, Other Demographics, Race and Diversity|

The deadline to register to vote in the 2018 General Election in Georgia is Tuesday, October 9, 2018.  With this deadline on the horizon, we thought it a good time to take a closer [...]

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Friday Factday: Metro Atlanta Voter Turnout Trends

By |September 28th, 2018|Categories: Age and Generations, Friday Factday, Other Demographics|

Tuesday, November 6th, the date of the 2018 General Election, is fast approaching. With this in mind, we have compiled and are sharing data on registration and turnout among voters in the 20-county Atlanta [...]

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Friday Factday: Occupation Growth & Demand Over Next Decade

By |September 7th, 2018|Categories: Economy, Friday Factday|

What occupations will be in the highest demand across the Atlanta Metro region--and which will grow (in absolute numbers) the most over the next decade?  Well to start, we need to make the distinction [...]

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