May 17, 2022

Reference: Two New Interactive ESRI Maps Explore U.S., Global Poverty

From GPS World:

Esri has created two maps that explain how poverty affects billions of people around the world.

Poverty in America

More than 50 million people in the United States live in poverty. Explore the Poverty in America maps to learn more about the levels of poverty in your state and city.

Global Poverty Map

Through the use of storytelling, videos, and interactive maps, Esri’s map provides a look at one method of measuring global poverty. This measure, called the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), addresses poverty through an integrative approach.

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