Collecting Data

This section includes tools, tips, and examples about data, including: potential sources for the kinds of data helpful in assessing racial equity work, methods for securing quality data, and some of the challenges of using existing databases. The questions a group wants to answer—for descriptive, monitoring, or evaluation purposes—will determine what information should be collected.

Collecting Data

Collecting Data

Information Sources

Information Sources

Data Collection Methods

Data Collection Methods

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