Welcome to the National Equity Atlas, a comprehensive data resource to track, measure, and make the case for inclusive growth.
Our latest release shares new breakdowns by ancestry for six equity indicators.
View the 30-minute demo of our new breakdowns held on May 26, 2016.
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By 2044, the majority of Americans will be people of color. Rising diversity is a tremendous asset—if all can access the resources and opportunities they need to thrive. 

Explore the Atlas to get data on changing demographics, racial inclusion, and the economic benefits of equity—in your city, region, state, and nationwide. Begin with the U.S. Summary to explore indicators like the map below.

People of color by county and regionPlay Animation:

Inclusion is the path to a prosperous and resilient new economy. The nation’s total GDP would have been $2.1 trillion higher in 2012 with racial equity—and every region and state would be stronger with equity.

Begin with the U.S. Summary for data on the economic benefits of equity.

Actual GDP and estimated GDP with racial equity in income (billions):

What's New

June 17, 2016

The Build Healthy Places Network added the National Equity Atlas to its microsite of resources and tools, MeasureUp.

June 9, 2016

Homeownership ranges from 25 to 68 percent among API subgroups.

June 1, 2016

Low wages persist for Central American groups even in the highest-cost regions.

May 23, 2016

This month, we released new ancestry breakdowns for 6 equity indicators in the Atlas.