Racial Equity Dashboard
The Racial Equity Dashboard is our effort to continue one of the most critical conversations of our generation, one that will drive the future of equity and opportunity in our region. The dashboard offers a snapshot of the issues facing the Cape Fear region and acts as a spotlight to explore the wider system behind them.
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But the dashboard is only step one. For this to truly reflect our community and be a collaborative effort, we need your insights. After you explore the dashboard, tells us what you think at email@example.com.
- A Black person in North Carolina is 1.8 times more likely to die from COVID-19 than a white person.
- Across our region, Black citizens lack representation as barriers to civic engagement prevent voter registration and census response.
- The burden of rising housing costs across the region disproportionately impacts Black neighborhoods.