Datablog News & Analysis

Where is the Gender Pay Gap Shrinking the Fastest?

We took a look at median earnings data, provided by the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, for men and women working full-time... Read More

Most Cost-Effective College Baseball Programs

To determine which colleges have the most cost-effective baseball programs, we analyzed the average RPI—rating percentage index, which... Read More

Fourth of July: Who Uses the Most Fireworks in the US?

Fireworks displays are a Fourth of July tradition and it would be difficult to imagine the holiday without them. We took a look at US trade... Read More

What Are the Most Common Product Injuries in Summer?

To identify the most common product-related summer injuries, we looked at emergency room injury data from 1998 through 2017, provided by... Read More

States That Could Be Hurt the Most by a Trade War with China

We looked at the top exports to China by state from last year in order to help pinpoint which states and industries stand to lose the most... Read More

Countries Hurt the Most by Aluminum and Steel Tariffs

We looked at aluminum and steel import values from 2008 through 2017 and performed a categorical breakdown on these articles, highlighting... Read More

Have Cities Really Recovered From the Housing Crisis?

In an effort to contrast housing market differences, we analyzed home values and gross rent medians provided by respondents to the U.S.... Read More

Cryptocurrency CFPB Complaints Rise as Prices Fall

The price fall of Bitcoin ushered in a surge of consumer complaints received by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) over... Read More

States Complaining the Most About Robocalls

By analyzing recent consumer complaints data from the FCC and FTC we were able to pinpoint where consumers are complaining the most about... Read More