Report: A third of states lost population in 2021 | Tuesday Morning Coffee
Pa. didn't lose, but was one of the five slowest-growing states, costing it a congressional seat, new data show.
What the 87% spike in America’s native population says about whiteness and demographics | Analysis
As more and more people reject whiteness in favor of indigeneity, they do so at the expense of tribal sovereignty.
The Philly ‘burbs grew over the last decade. That’s a problem for the GOP | Mark O’Keefe
New Census data must be a source consternation for Republican strategists who will have to overcome the state's changing landscape.
Asian Americans, Hispanics are the fastest growing part of the U.S. population | The Numbers Racket
Between 2000 and 2019, the Asian population in the United States grew 81 percent, making it the fastest-growing racial or ethnic group during the same timeframe, increasing from 10.5 million people in 2000 to a record-setting 18.9 million in 2019.
Oh baby! These were the most popular boys and girls baby names in Pa. in 2020 | Monday Morning Coffee
Having a baby this year? From the Social Security Administration, these are the most popular boy and girl names in the Keystone State.
Report: The 2020 electorate was the most diverse ever | Friday Morning Coffee
The growth has been driven by increased shares of Latino and Asian-American/Pacific Islander voters - but there's still some distance to go.
With an eye toward improving vaccine equity, Pa. Health Dept. rolls out expanded vaccine demographic data
The update, announced last week, follows the Pennsylvania Department of Health’s push to make the commonwealth’s vaccination efforts more equitable. Acting state Health Secretary Alison Beam said it will help the department monitor the progress of “equitable distribution” across the commonwealth.
Census 2020: How we miss the mark on collecting data | Ana White
The decennial count does a bad job of capturing and reflecting the true diversity of America's Black and Brown communities.
Report: These are the most — and least — diverse states. How did Pa. do? | Thursday Morning Coffee
While the state's Latino population is vibrant and growing, a new study confirms that the Keystone State still has some distance to go.
A state full of commuters who work in healthcare: This is Pa. today | The Numbers Racket
The state's biggest employer may not be who you think it is.