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Mapping the Measure of America

Measure of America

With over 100 indicators to choose from, you could spend hours checking out the human development levels of your congressional district and state in this awesome interactive map. Type in your zip code for local info, or take a look at indicators such as education, environment, crime, and housing for the nation. You can also download data, compare areas in a chart, and create unique maps to share with friends.
What is the American Human Development Index?
The American Human Development Index is a composite measure of well-being and opportunity. In combines indicators in three fundamental areas - health, knowledge, and standard of living - into a single number that falls on a scale of 0 to 10. Explore the maps: www.measureofamerica.org/maps

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by coordinating the summer youth jobs program that keeps at-risk kids safe, while developing job skills, a sense of community, and a lifelong work ethic.”

- Jesse Edwards, Youth Director for City of Worcester

Jesse Edwards