News & Stories


The latest

Case Studies

Organizations and campaigns putting data to use


Analysis of issues, policies and data


News & updates


Check out the latest news, updates, and analysis from RACE COUNTS.

NEW FEATURE: RACE COUNTS’ Data Can Now Be Filtered by Race

Today, Catalyst California’s RACE COUNTS initiative launched its latest update that allows users to filter critical data by race.

Blog 05-10-2022

New RACE COUNTS Data Spotlights Conditions That Made COVID-19 Deadlier For People Of Color

Today, the RACE COUNTS initiative released its data reload that shows the extraordinary harm inflicted on low-income communities of color during the COVID-19 pandemic was the product of racist policies and practices embedded within and across our public and private institutions. 

Blog 12-15-2021

RACE COUNTS’ Impact In Los Angeles County During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, RACE COUNTS has provided Californians with novel and timely analyses and policy solutions that account for the interests of hardest-hit communities across the state. This work is only possible because of strong community partnerships. Here we share the impact of our work in LA County over the past year. 

Blog 04-27-2021
Essential Worker

Key Takeaways From Our New Webinar

On March 30th, RACE COUNTS hosted a webinar that leveraged data on the COVID-19 pandemic to support community partners’ work with county officials to ensure that 2021 American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds are equitably distributed to support highest-need communities.

Blog 04-08-2021

Proposition 15 And Ending The Politics Of Scarcity

RACE COUNTS conducted analysis looking at the impact of the passage of Proposition 13 and how passing Proposition 15 can help California go from a politics of scarcity to a politics of equity.

Blog 12-07-2020

Partner With Us

Explore collaboration with RACE COUNTS to leverage our data and expertise in your racial equity work.

Get Started