Employment to population ratio by race/ethnicity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes the civilian, non-institutionalized population ages 25 through 64. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average.

Job growth by wage level

Data Note(s) and Source(s): U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW); Woods & Poole Economics, Inc., 2019 Complete Economic and Demographic Data Source. Universe includes all private-sector jobs covered by state unemployment insurance laws. See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/economic_vitality_indicators#job_and_wage_growth

Earned income growth for full-time wage and salary workers

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 1980 5% State Sample and 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes civilian noninstitutionalized full-time wage and salary workers ages 25-64. Data for 2019 reflects a 2015-2019 average. See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/economic_vitality_indicators#income_growthatlas/methodology/economic_vitality_indicators#job_and_wage_growth

Unionized workers by race/ethnicity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey basic monthly files for 2015 through 2019. Universe includes employed wage and salary workers, age 15 or older. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average.

GDP gains with racial equity in income

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2010 and 2019 American Community Survey 5-year samples. Universe includes all people age 16 or older. Data for 2010 and 2019 represent five-year averages (e.g. 2015-2019). See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/economic_benefits_indicators#racial_equity_in_income

Race/ethnicity of working-age adults

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 1980 5% State Sample, 1990 5% Sample, 2000 5% Sample, 2010 and 2019 American Community Survey 5-year samples. Universe includes all people ages 18-64. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data for 2010 and 2019 represent five-year averages (e.g. 2015-2019).

Educational attainment by race/ethnicity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes all people ages 25 through 64. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average. See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/readiness_indicators#educational_attainment

Median wage by race/ethnicity and nativity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes civilian noninstitutional full-time wage and salary workers ages 25-64. Values are in 2019 dollars. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data represent a 2015-2019 average. See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/economic_vitality_indicators#wages_median

Share of workers earning enough to meet basic needs by race/ethnicity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Center for Women's Welfare, University of Washington, The Self-Sufficiency Standard for California 2021, The Self-Sufficiency Standard for California 2021, http://www.selfsufficiencystandard.org/California; Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes civilian noninstitutional full-time wage and salary workers ages 25-64. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Earning enough to meet basic needs is defined earning at least half of the Self-Sufficiency Standard for a household of 2 adults, one school-age child, and one preschool-age child in the county in which they reside. Data represent a 2015-2019 average with Self-Sufficiency Standard values from 2021 adjusted for inflation to align with 2019 dollar values in which worker earnings are measured.

Largest occupational groups by race/ethnicity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes civilian noninstitutional workers age 16 or older; universe for total working age population includes all people ages 18-64. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data represent a 2015-2019 average.

Labor force participation rate by race/ethnicity and gender

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes the civilian, non-institutionalized population ages 25 through 64. The labor force includes those who are employed and those unemployed but actively looking for work. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average.

Share of renters that are rent burdened by race/ethnicity and gender

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes renter-occupied households with cash rent. Rent burden is defined as spending more than 30 percent of income on housing costs. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average. See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/connectedness_indicators#housing_burden

Average commute time (one way) by census tract, Bay Area

U.S. Census Bureau, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year summary file. Universe includes all workers ages 16 and older who work outside of home. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average. See full sources and methodology at: https://nationalequityatlas.org/about-the-atlas/methodology/connectedness_indicators#commute_time

Share of population without health insurance, by race/ethnicity

Data Note(s) and Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2019 American Community Survey 5-year sample. Universe includes all people. Latinx include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin. Data reflect a 2015-2019 average.

Representation in high level elected office

Data Note(s) and Source(s): GovBuddy.com; PolicyLink and USC ERI data collection; U.S. Census Bureau, 2018 American Community Survey 5-year Summary Files. Elected officials include municipal offices of mayor or councilmember, or county offices of supervisor or district attorney. Data for counties includes only county offices, while data for the region includes both county and municipal offices. Data on electeds is as of December 2021, while data on the overall population reflects a 2014-2018 average. See full sources and methodology at: https://bayareaequityatlas.org/about/methods/power#electeds