The Data Center provides analysis of key indicators that build foundational knowledge about the vibrancy of our region. Also where there is a match between community interest and our expertise, we develop in-depth analysis of specific issues.
The New Orleans Youth Index
This report is a statistical snapshot of the well-being of New Orleans children/youth, designed to inform the development of strategies that can improve the academic, social, and behavioral outcomes of children/youth age 0 to 24.
The New Orleans Index at Ten: Measuring Greater New Orleans’ Progress toward Prosperity
Explore over thirty indicators measuring greater New Orleans’ progress toward prosperity through economic growth, inclusion, quality of life, and sustainability.
The Coastal Index: Tracking development of the water management cluster in Southeast Louisiana
Indicators track Southeast Louisiana's water management economy and its progress towards becoming a self-propelling economic cluster.
The Transformative Possibility of the New “Energy Boom” in Southeast Louisiana
What are the transformative possibilities of the new "energy boom" in Southeast Louisiana? This report examines job openings by industry, announced projects, and employment rates to answer this question.