We added our newly created Racial Homeownership Gap data
to PolicyMap. Data is available at the block group, census tract, ZCTA, county sub, county, and state geographies. The layer has two measurements: a ratio and a percentage gap for comparison between Non-Hispanic white homeowners and homeowners of a given race/ethnicity. Users can look at the gaps for the following ethnicities/races: Hispanic or Latino, Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, some other race, and two or more races. This data is updated annually and is available to premium subscribers.
is updated to 2020. The dataset shows counts and percent changes over 1-year and 5-year periods by state and continuum of care. This data is updated annually and is available to all users. We added many new indicators to the dataset, like homelessness by race/ethnicity, age, and gender. Users now can view the breakdowns of All Homeless, Sheltered, Unsheltered, and Homeless Veterans.
The Hospitals Quality of Care data
is updated to 2021. The point data shows site information including address, total beds, general rating, mortality, the safety of care, readmission, and patient survey measures. Users also have the ability to filter based on overall hospital ratings, facility types, and rural status. The dataset is updated annually and available to all users.
The BLS Local Area Unemployment (LAU) data
has been updated as of December 2021. The layer shows the preliminary unemployment/employment rate and number for December 2021 and the finalized November 2021 data. This data is updated monthly and available to all users.
The data on cancer incidence
from the CDC has been updated to 2014-2018. These layers show cancer incidence by type of cancer and by race of the patient at the county and state levels. This data is updated yearly and is available to all users.
Data on Medically Underserved Areas
has been updated to 2022. Medically Underserved Areas are defined by HRSA as having “too few primary care providers, high infant mortality, high poverty or a high elderly population.” This data is updated yearly and is available to all users.
Fair Market Rent and Small Area Fair Market Rent data
from HUD is now updated to 2022. Layers (at the county subdivision and zip code levels) are typically used to determine payment amounts for federal housing assistance programs. Data is updated yearly & available to all users.
The FBI Crime data
is updated to 2020 and shows the number and rate of violent and property crimes by county and city. There are individual groups for violent crimes: aggravated assault, murder, rape, and robbery. Property crimes are grouped by burglary and motor vehicle theft.
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