Economic Opportunity examines inequity in such areas as income, employment, and workplace advancement. Intractable, long-standing economic hardship can make upward economic mobility difficult to achieve. Generational poverty can develop and pass along the burden, further entrenching financial insecurity. Progress towards equality stalls when economic opportunity declines. The Economic Opportunity theme analyzes inequalities by gender, geography, race, and educational attainment.
The topics in the Economic Opportunity theme are Business Development, Employment, and Income.
The Economic Opportunity theme explores inequalities by gender, geography, race, and education level.
You can see a snapshot of the indicators averaged in this theme in the chart to your right and then visit the sections below for more detail and additional findings.