Metro Atlanta Speaks2016-12-08T15:24:47-04:00

Metro Atlanta Speaks

Highlights of the Metro Atlanta Speaks survey results.

Monday Mapday: Focus on Older Atlantans

By |July 29th, 2019|Categories: Age and Generations, Metro Atlanta Speaks, Monday Mapday, Population|Tags: , , |

A series of interactive maps explores where metro Atlantans age 65 and older live, where they are more likely to be living in poverty and what areas of the metro see higher rates of older adults with a disability.

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Friday Factday: Getting to Know our Renters

By |June 28th, 2019|Categories: Equity, Friday Factday, Housing, Metro Atlanta Speaks|Tags: , , |

Rental affordability and the challenges of being a renter are gaining ground among advocates, researchers and politicians. This Friday Factday takes an in-depth look at who is most likely to be renting in the metro and where they are most likely to live, as well as their unique views on life in the metro.

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Monday Mapday: Handling Emergency Expenses in the Metro

By |June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Economy, Metro Atlanta Speaks, Monday Mapday, Uncategorized|

The Fed recently found that 40 percent of Americans aren't able to handle a $400 emergency expense. This Monday Mapday uses Metro Atlanta Speaks data to consider how this plays out across the 13-county area.

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Regional Snapshot: Metro Atlanta Speaks–Perceptions of Life in Metro Atlanta

By |November 19th, 2018|Categories: Economy, Metro Atlanta Speaks, Other Demographics, Regional Snapshot|Tags: , |

The Atlanta Regional Commission's Metro Atlanta Speaks (MAS) public opinion survey is in its sixth year. The first MAS survey—done in 2013 , asked 21 questions of 2,100 residents—and was statistically significant only at [...]

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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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