Equity is more than the right thing to do—it is an absolute economic imperative. The National Equity Atlas is a first-of-its-kind data and policy tool for the community leaders and policymakers who are working to build a new economy that is equitable, resilient, and prosperous.

About the Atlas

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    Background

    The right data can drive policy change—but data describing the state of equity in cities, regions, and states is difficult to access. The Atlas fills this need. 

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    Data and Methods

    The Atlas provides data on demographic change, racial inclusion, and the economic benefits of equity for the 100 largest cities, 150 largest regions, all 50 states, and the United States.

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    Our Team

    The Atlas is the product of a formal partnership between PolicyLink and the USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE).

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    Resources

    Explore other equity data resources and the research on equity as an economic imperative.