About the Data

Researchers from the Morrison Institute for Public Policy at Arizona State University worked closely with Expect More Arizona and the Center for the Future of Arizona to determine the best data source for each Progress Meter indicator. Those same researchers will be responsible for providing updated data for each indicators as it becomes available. In all cases, new data is available once a year, but not necessarily at the same time of year for each indicator. Information about data sources and methodology is available by visiting the home page for each indicator.

Quality Early Learning:
Updated annually and available only for Arizona as a whole, not for counties or cities.

Third Grade Reading:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • Arizona
  • Counties
  • School Districts
  • Cities
  • Schools

Eighth Grade Math:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • Arizona
  • Counties
  • School Districts
  • Cities
  • Schools

High School Graduation Rate:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • Arizona
  • Counties
  • School Districts
  • Cities
  • Schools

Opportunity Youth:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • Arizona
  • Counties (note: some counties are grouped together)

Post-High School Enrollment:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • Arizona
  • Counties
  • School Districts
  • Cities
  • Schools

Post-Secondary Attainment:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • Arizona
  • Certain Counties

Note: 2- and 4-year degree attainment only (not including certificate data) is available for additional counties upon request

Teacher Pay:
Updated annually and available for the following localities:

  • The Nation
  • States

Note: Data is also available showing how median teacher pay compares to other professions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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