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The FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR) gather statistics on hate crimes from local law enforcement agencies throughout the country. This article explores the UCR data on hate crimes for the six most recent years available.
Refugees in America: Their Origins and Destinations
The number of refugees worldwide stands at historic highs. This story explores the most recent available data from the Office of Refugee Settlement, covering the fiscal years 2012 through 2015.
Iraqi Civilian Deaths
The number of civilian deaths in Iraq has varied significantly, from year to year and month to month, as the methods and circumstances of the war have changed. This story seeks to give context to data compiled by the Iraq Body Count project.
Memorial Day and America's Veterans
Explore data on those who have served in America's Armed Forces, from the American Community Survey and the Department of Defense.
State Taxes and Spending
Taxes and spending aren't just a matter of how red or blue a state is. Other factors, like population density and the economic prevalence of oil and gas, explain patterns in the data as well.
Changing State Populations
New data from the U.S. Census Bureau show how state populations shifted between July 1, 2015, and July 1, 2016. This story takes a closer look at the data.
Learn how the opioid epidemic is affecting different demographic groups in America
Learn how Texas’ Prevention Resource Center Region 9 is communicating local data using LiveStories.
LiveStories is proud to introduce some big improvements to our data library: new charting options and more granular data.
Learn how Springfield-Greene County is fighting the flu by communicating fresh data to their community.
Health expert Sofia Husain describes the difference between morbidity and mortality.
Learn how Contra Costa EMS is using LiveStories to drive quality improvement by creating accessible and interactive stories.
You can now map school districts in the LiveStories data library. Browse and compare districts on enrollment and graduation rates and more.
The Tenderloin, a neighborhood in downtown San Francisco, spans 40 blocks and is home to nearly 35,000 residents, many of whom are low-income and immigrants.
See how we’ve made it easier for you to browse the 2,000+ indicators in the LiveStories data library.
LiveStories recently attended Seattle's "A City for All" hackathon, which focused on making the city friendlier for senior citizens. Here's what we learned.
Each year, millions of “geographically mobile” Americans move from state to state. This LiveStories series takes a closer look at the data.
We speak to Cory Kendrick, Director of Population Health at Summit County, about his work reducing infant mortality.