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.
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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

May 23, 2016

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

May 23, 2016

A deeper look within the API population reveals challenges for Pacific Islander and Cambodian youth.

May 23, 2016

Educational attainment is a key data point that has been used perpetuate the “model minority” myth.

May 2, 2016

In April, we added more detailed breakdowns by ancestry and nativity to the "detailed race/ethnicity" indicator.