Welcome to the National Equity Atlas, a comprehensive data resource to track, measure, and make the case for inclusive growth.
Laura Bliss of CityLab/The Atlantic writes about the new mapping functionality added to the Atlas on October 24.
Watch the recording of our Nov 2 webinar featuring a demo of our new mapping functionality. Explore disconnected youth and more by neighborhood.
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Every week, we post a new chart from the Atlas, adding equity data to the national dialogue about growth and prosperity.

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.

Percent people of color:

Rising inequality and persistent inequities prevent many low-income people and people of color from realizing their full potential—compromising the entire economy.

Begin with the U.S. Summary to access key equity indicators, like wages by race shown below.

Median hourly wage by race/ethnicity:

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

October 25, 2016

New CityLab article calls the Atlas "the best and most comprehensive graphic call for economic equality available today."

Nov 29, 2016

The Atlas team posts a new chart from the Equity Atlas related to current events and issues. 

Nov 29, 2016

Check out our November updates, we are happy to share new features, upcoming webinars, and data-in-action posts.

October 4, 2016

This blog provides step-by-step directions for using the new mapping breakdown added to the National Equity Atlas.