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New England Data Glimpse: Childcare Disruptions

November 10, 2021 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse uses data from the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey collected from September 1 to October 11, 2021 to describe childcare disruptions in New England. Specifically, we estimate the share of New England households with a child under age 12 that reported that their…

Maine Data Glimpse: Delayed Medical Care

June 30, 2021 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse describes data on delayed health care visits among adults and children during the pandemic from the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey collected from mid-August 2020 through May 2021. One-in-Five Maine Adults Delayed Medical Care Because of the Pandemic In Maine, 22.8 percent of…

Maine Data Glimpse: Mental Health of Maine Adults During the Pandemic

June 9, 2021 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse describes mental health data from the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey collected from mid-August 2020 through April 2021. Pooling these data across several months allows for a large-enough sample size to conduct Maine-specific analysis by demographics. Although these estimates pool data across a…

Maine Data Glimpse: New England Vaccinations

April 29, 2021 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse utilizes new data on COVID-19 vaccination from Phase 3 of the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey for the U.S., New England, Northern New England, and Maine. Newly available weeks of data now allow sufficient sample sizes for state-level estimates. These data were collected…

Maine Data Glimpse: 2020 Unemployment

March 25, 2021 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse describes Maine’s unemployment situation in 2020, drawing on the finalized annual average unemployment data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on March 3, 2021. While the BLS releases preliminary labor force statistics monthly, annual revisions are released once a year with…

Maine Data Glimpse: Stark Racial Disparities in Maine’s Median Personal Income

January 25, 2021 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse describes personal income1 by race in Maine, using data from the recently released 2019 American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) from the U.S. Census Bureau.   Stark Racial Disparities in Maine’s Median Personal Income Maine’s median personal income2 for this…

Maine Data Glimpse: Employment Changes among Maine Households During the Pandemic

December 22, 2020 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse focuses on employment data from Phases 2 and 3 of the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey. Collected from mid-August to early November 2020, these data provide insights on Maine households’ work situations during the pandemic. Employment Changes among Maine Households During the Pandemic…

Maine Data Glimpse: Education & Remote Learning in New England

November 2, 2020 – Maine Data Glimpse

Analysis from Jessica Carson, Ph.D. and Sarah Boege at Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire and commissioned by the John T. Gorman Foundation. This Data Glimpse focuses on education data from Phase 2 of the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey. Collected from mid-August to mid-September 2020, these data provide new insights on remote learning at the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year. Since sample sizes are insufficient to examine…