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Thank you for visiting the Southern Arizona Indicators project. The site, while open, is still in development and we'll continue adding data over the coming months. We invite your feedback.

Community Survey Results

In early 2012, the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona and United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona distributed a survey that reached nearly 1,000 residents across Southern Arizona. The principal purpose of the survey was to inform the development of this new community resource, Southern Arizona Indicators.  The results of the survey showed a surprising degree of consensus from community members: they like living here, love the climate and lifestyle, but worry about jobs, K-12 education, and poverty (for complete survey results, see this website:  The survey results are informative but not predictive of the population as it was not based on a random sample.  Southern Arizona Indicators presents objective data and analysis on these key issues in a way that is relevant, reliable and easy to understand. 


Population BasicsCheck out Population Basics, an interactive tool that allows you to explore demographic data about Arizona, our 15 counties, and metro Phoenix and Tucson. If you prefer raw data, explore the demographics section of our Google Spreadsheets collection:

Google SpreadsheetsExplore Arizona Demographics Data in Google Spreadsheets

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Find additional indicator-related publications in the Arizona Indicators publications library.