“black” Charts

White People: Blinded by Privilege? »

Most black people (much more so than white people) say that blacks face a lot of discrimination. And they would…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 454
Score: 10

Who Does the Rising Cost of College Affect Most? »

It is no secret that the cost of college has been rising rapidly for several decades now, though how it…

In These Times
by: In These Times
views: 208
Score: 4

Smile, You're White »

The rate of depression is significantly higher in White's than in the minorities that they are said to discriminate against.…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 106
Score: 3

Racial Wealth Gap Highest in Recorded History »

The disparity in median wealth ratios of whites compared to blacks and hispanics is the highest since the Census Bureau…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 196
Score: 3

The Great (Racial) Recession »

With the implosion of the housing market and the subsequent foreclosure crisis, Hispanic and black Americans have seen over half…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 109
Score: 2

Obama Approval Ratings: August 18-24, 2014 »

Demographic breakdown of Obama's approval ratings as of this past week. Note the polarizing effect of party politics. Republicans approve…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 169
Score: 2

Viewing Ferguson Through The Lens Of Race »

When it comes to Ferguson, there's a serious divide between white and black Americans' opinions regarding the issue of race.…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 120
Score: 2

Millennials Are Far Less Tolerant Than You Probably Think »

Racial progress is often hailed as inevitable with the maturation of the "millennial" generation-- typically considered the most tolerant towards…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 248
Score: 1

Who's Depressed? »

The CDC has found that blacks suffer from depression disproportionately. What does this imply about American society?

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 62
Score: 1

High Unemployment of Black Males Has Endured Over Decades »

The federally funded summer jobs program provided work experience for low-income youth for 30 years. However, this program lost federal…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 99
Score: 1

Obama And The N-Word: Context Makes A Difference »

So often in politics, the context in which a statement is made can be all the difference. Such is the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 84

The Rachel Dolezal Question: Were Her Actions Acceptable? »

Rachel Dolezal made waves last week when the story broke that despite her claims of African American heritage, both of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 80

Ethnic Differences in Smartphone Usage »

Blacks and Latinos are much more likely to use their phones for health information, educational content, and submitting a job…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 45

White Americans Have Fewer Money Worries Than Minorities »

Across all races, retirement and paying for a serious medical emergency were the biggest money worries for Americans. There exists,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 58

Interracial Murder And The Death Penalty: The Disparity »

When it comes to interracial murders, black Americans are paying the price. According to the United States General Accounting Office,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 108

The Numbers Behind Black Immigration in the US »

Since 1980, the total number of black immigrants in the United States has more than quadrupled. In 2013, the population…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 35

I'm Not #Racist, But... »

While many hail the election of Barrack Obama as a major step in "black progress," implying that historical and contemporary…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 286

Race & Congressional Votes »

Blacks and Latinos voted Democratic for last Tuesdays midterm elections. This is consistent with data from 2010 and 2012 from…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 39

Rape and Sexual Assault Demographic In the United States »

According to this data men are at much lower risk for rape than women. However, it is possible that male…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 72

Black Americans, Cut Off From the Land »

In 1910, at the height of black land ownership, 15 million acres of farmland—14 percent of the total—was owned and…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 300

Race and Human Trafficking »

In confirmed trafficking cases in the United States, victims of sex trafficking were most likely to be black (40%) and…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 574

Black Workers 2: Percent Over $40K »

Over the last 30 years 8% more black workers are making at least $19/hour or about $40,000 annually in inflation…

CEPR
by: CEPR
views: 45

Black Workers 1: Percent with Good Jobs »

In the last 30 years black workers have maintained a stable share of "good" jobs, defined as paying at least…

CEPR
by: CEPR
views: 45

Single-Parent Households Skyrocket in US, Globally »

In the United States, 77% of children lived with two parents, in 2012, only 64% did. This trend is even…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 28

Interracial Marriage, Who's Marrying Who »

Interracial marriages has more than doubled in since 1980, now nearly 9% of all marriages in the US. The intermarriage…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 69