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SOC 324: Social Stratification: Find data

National data and reports

Alabama data and reports

The library's Statista database allows you to search for international, national, and state statistics on many topics, drawing on multiple sources (it's not as effective for finding local information).  Try it out!

News Sources

Check this out!

Check out this powerful resource, the Opportunity Atlas, which uses Census and IRS data to show (for the first time) how much children who grew up in a particular neighborhood earn as adults.  You can listen to an NPR story about the atlas here!