Civic Data

#ThisWeekInData

Here on Data-Smart, Chris Bousquet profiled our most recent Map of the Month winner—Who Votes for Mayor? Created by a research team out of Portland St...

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Map of the Month

Map of the Month: Who Votes for Mayor?

What percentage of eligible residents would you guess voted in the most recent Dallas mayoral race? 50 percent? Maybe 40? In fact, the nu...

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Data Visualization

Map Monday: Residential Needs Assessment for Community Schools Initiative

The quality of students’ education is not only a matter of the competence of their teachers or number of resources possessed by their scho...

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Civic Analytics Network

Summit on Data-Smart Government

Overview Please join us on November 7-8 for the first-ever Summit on Data-Smart Government, presented by the Civic Analytics Network (CAN), a peer g...

Civic Data

#ThisWeekInData

Here on Data-Smart, Sean Thornton discussed the city of Chicago’s efforts to use predictive analytics to target mosquito-spraying efforts to combat We...

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Social Services

Protecting Newborns from Harm with Data-Sharing

The list of potential uses for interagency data-sharing to improve child welfare outcomes is never-ending. Hospital data on low-weight newborns could...

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