Welcome to the National Equity Atlas, a comprehensive data resource to track, measure, and make the case for inclusive growth.
Join us Sept 1 at noon for a live 30-min webinar to learn three simple ways you can use the new chart downloads to advance equity in your community.
Chart of the Week: #BlackWomensEqualPay>
On August 23rd, we launched our “Chart of the Week” series. Every week, we will be posting a new chart from the Atlas that speaks to current events and issues.
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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:

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

August 22, 2016

One in five Latinas ages 16 to 24 is disconnected from school and work.

August 15, 2016

The wage gap between U.S.-born Latinos and U.S.-born White is smaller than that between all Latinos and Whites.

August 10, 2016

Live demo of our new nativity cuts. You can now see how immigrants are faring in their communities.

August 22, 2016

Check out our latest Atlas updates. We added gender cuts to three indicators and improved our chart downloads.