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At the D.C. Policy Center we want to bring transparency and accessibility to our data and analytic tools. Here on this page we will showcase data sets to explore, download, and visualize on your own.

We have a separate D.C. Policy Center: Data Blog that will highlight specific data use cases, along with tutorials and technique descriptions.  The Data Blog is hosted on the public code repository known as GitHub on our company account.  This data and code repository will house our analytic tools, code, and data when possible

A timeline of LGBT places and spaces in D.C.

A timeline of LGBT places and spaces in D.C.

Washington, D.C. is home to one of the largest pride celebrations in the country. Started in 1975, the celebration now…

The health wealth gap in D.C.

The health wealth gap in D.C.

Recent research from a team headed by Stanford economist Raj Chetty made headlines last year when it outlined the stark…

Why visualizing open data isn’t enough

Why visualizing open data isn’t enough

With a new proposed Data Policy, release of high profile datasets on topics like 311 and taxicabs, and Open Government…