Let's say we are interested in finding income data. The information below demonstrates how to retrieve income data from specific geographic areas on a map.
Zip code is an option, and so is Unified School District. If you want to turn off the automatic change in level, you can select one of these other options.
3. When you select “Change Data” you’ll see this drop down
The current options show breakdown for different categories of income, but we can scroll down a little further and get median income.
Now that you’re able to get maps from Social Explorer, it’s time to get Tables. These are especially important for those categories where the visual representation of one variable leaves a lot of information out (for example, with race, you know the representation of one race in an area, but the remaining portion could be composed of any number of races).
In this example, let's get household income ranges