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Data to Study Racial Inequity: Home

Sources of data for studying racism and racial disparities in wealth, opportunity, and privilege; as well as to explore the Black and African American experience.

What's In This Guide?

This guide provides data sources for those studying racial inequity, organized into the following pages:


A variety of contextual resources are used in this guide, including those cited in the Racial Equity Institute's Groundwater Approach presentation, and How to Be an Antiracist, by Ibram X. Kendi.

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