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Major Statistical Indexes and Databases: PolicyMap

Description of the major multidisciplinary subscription statistical indexes and databases at the MSU Libraries

What is PolicyMap?

PolicyMap is an online data and mapping application that gives access to over 15,000 indicators related to housing, crime, mortgages, health, jobs, demographics and education. Data are available at all common geographies (address, block group, census tract, zip code, county, city, state, MSA) as well as unique geographies like school districts and political boundaries. Data come from both public and proprietary sources. Many of the public files are available for download. Through PolicyMap, you can access all data in interactive maps, tables, charts, reports and through a unique analytic tool. You may also upload your own address level data and share your data and interactive maps with others.

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Policymap renter affordability

 

Policymap table of renter affordability in Michigan counties

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