This brief uses the 2005-2009, 2010-2014, and 2015-2019 American Community Surveys (ACS) 5-year estimates, the first ACS instance of three non-overlapping periods, to analyze poverty rates and poverty areas for the nation, states and counties. The percentage of people living in poverty areas by state and change over time is examined. This brief also reviews county poverty rates and changes over the three non-overlapping time periods.
Georgia State is using the results of the COACHE survey as part of a multi-year improvement process. A COACHE micro-website is available to read more about Georgia State and COACHE, the survey results, timeline, action plan, presentations, updates and a contact form.
This page contains information about national labor force statistics with demographic characteristics available from the Current Population Survey (CPS). Data on the labor force characteristics of employed and unemployed persons, plus hours of work and earnings, also are available.
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ScholarWorks is the searchable, open-access institutional repository administered by the University Library to collect, organize, disseminate and preserve the digital scholarly output of Georgia State University faculty, students and staff.
This staff climate survey provides a range of benefits to the institution and its employees, including: Information about staff perceptions regarding the nature of their work; policies and practices and the general climate at Georgia State; identify areas where staff feel the operational effectiveness of the University could be enhanced; indicate attitudes toward existing programs for staff and to identify the need for new programs; guide the actions of the Staff Council, the Administrative Council, the University Senate and other representative bodies through the use of reliable data; survey perceptions of managerial effectiveness and of the quality of the supervisor/employee relationship; identify issues that may facilitate or inhibit staff retention; assess the effectiveness of internal communication efforts.
This resource at the U.S. Census Bureau contains helpful information/data about the Native American/American Indian/Alaska Native population of the United States, including the most recent census count, as well as longer, more formal reports and a "facts for features" series that has interesting highlights and factoids.
IPORT is a web-based application that provides access to summarized and detail data that is stored in the university data warehouse, such as reports on enrollment, admissions, grades, graduation, retention, curriculum, faculty teaching duties and student housing.
This fact sheet from the Congressional Research Service, the non-partisan staff which helps to prepare background research for members of Congress as they craft legislation, includes a wealth of information about the legislative history of the holiday, and the modern-day history of the start of observances of Juneteenth among the states.
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Jill Anderson, the University Library librarian for Africana Studies, provides an overview of national and local Black history archives accessible online and in person. This resource list includes listings of databases, database access, and reading listings from recent University Library book acquisitions.
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This brief highlights the geographic distribution of same-sex couple households, and explores selected characteristics of opposite sex and same-sex couples using data from the 2019 American Community Survey.
This data visualization from the U.S. Census Bureau includes population statistics (age and sex, population by age range, race and ethnicity, veterans status, median income, educational attainment, industry, rent, housing units, disabilities, birth rates, death rates, economic statistics, households and families, and more). You can download data tables, customize maps, and drill down by state (which shows data visualizations in county-by-county maps of the states).
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The Research and Policy Analysis Division of the University System of Georgia provides information about faculty demographics (as well as other information) by fiscal year, including faculty demographics by race and gender across the system's 26 colleges and universities.
The University System of Georgia's USG by the Numbers provides information about academic programs and data on student enrollment, retention, graduation, and degrees conferred across the system's 26 colleges and universities.
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