The American Lung Association has analyzed data from official air quality monitors to compile the "State of the Air" report. The more you learn about the air you breathe, the more you can protect your health and take steps to make our air cleaner and healthier.
Data and Statistics
When GWP is asked about our members' philanthropic response to a given disaster, we'd like to share your stories. Many organizations in Southwestern PA and across the country have responded to support the people and communities affected by recent natural disasters and we have created a list of GWP Member responses in this spreadsheet.
DataArts (formerly the Cultural Data Project) is an independent non-profit with 13 years of experience in data collection, security, and analysis. We empower the cultural sector with high-quality data and resources to strengthen nonprofits’ vitality, performance, and public impact.
Pitt’s Center on Race and Social Problems recently released Pittsburgh’s Racial Demographics 2015: Differences and Disparities. A follow-up to a 2007 report, this publication includes rich data on a range of indicators by race and ethnicity in the Pittsburgh region.
Cleveland Fed’s Community Stabilization Index which assesses local housing market conditions.
DHS documented point-in-time data on homeless persons; analyzed the impact of data-sharing between DHS and the Pittsburgh Public Schools for serving homeless students; and assessed local implementation of the Parents Raising Safe Kids (PRSK) educational program, which teaches positive parenting skills to parents and caregivers. All include helpful data for those working in the funding community.
FRAC undertook this analysis to provide a better understanding of the complex economic and policy-related causes that are leading to these changes in participation levels.
One in six Americans report that at some point in 2014 they were unable to buy enough food for their households, according to How Hungry is America?, a new report from the Food Research and Action Center. It compares hunger data in all 50 states and the largest 100 metropolitan areas.