MAP Dashboard

Making Action Possible Dashboard



Measuring Progress, Inspiring Action!

MAP's mission is to measurably improve southern Arizona through data-driven, collective civic action and education. Find a wide range of socio-economic indicators exploring key trends, and make relevant comparisons across counties, western metros and states, and the nation.

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Signature Graphics Benchmark Progress 

MAP's signature fuel gauge graphics compare important indicators to the U.S., 12 peer western metro areas and 10 western states. For example the gauge below rates housing affordability across peer western metros.

Making Action Possible for Southern Arizona (MAP Dashboard) project description

Track 36 Indicators Across 6 Categories

MAP Indicators

  • Economy
    • Business Growth
    • Employment Growth by Industry
    • GDP by Industry
    • Housing Affordability
    • Median Household Income
    • Patents
  • Education
    • College Major
    • Educational Attainment
    • High School Graduation Rates
    • PreK-12 Enrollment
    • Student Achievement
    • Teacher Wages
  • Health and Social Well-Being
    • Behavioral Health
    • Health Insurance Coverage
    • Housing Cost Burden
    • Physical Well-Being
    • Poverty Rate
    • Teen Birth Rate
  • Infrastructure
    • Air Travel
    • Bicycling Capacity
    • Energy Use
    • Internet Access
    • Residential Water Use
    • Transportation to Work
  • Quality of Place
    • Air Quality
    • Cost of Living
    • Creative Occupations
    • Outdoor Recreation Opportunities
    • Public Safety
    • Voter Turn-Out
  • Workforce and Demographics
    • Employment Share by Industry
    • Labor Force Participation Rate
    • Occupational Wages
    • Population Profile
    • Wage Distribution
    • Working Age College Graduates

MAP Scorecards

Each category page includes an easy-to-understand scorecard summarizing current performance for six key indicators. For example here's Tucson's Infrastructure score card:

Tucson Metropolitan Statistical Area Infrastructure Scorecard

infrastructure scorecard for Tucson MSA (Pima County) MAP Dashboard


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