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Minnesota and the COVID-19 Pandemic: the Data

NEW INSIGHTS

Four things to know: Minnesota’s food and drink industry during the COVID-19 pandemic

By the beginning of May, nearly half of Minnesota’s food and beverage workers had been furloughed, had their hours reduced, or had been laid off entirely.

NEW INSIGHTS

COVID-19 adds to greater Minnesota health care woes

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Greater Minnesota communities and their residents face unique challenges in providing and accessing health care.

NEW INSIGHTS

Which neighborhoods are at high risk for COVID-19?

MN Compass looks at risk factors of Twin Cities communities.

Data Update

 

There are 20 counties in Minnesota in which at least one in five young children (age 0-5) lives in poverty


Foreign-born populations continue to grow as a proportion of the overall population, making up 9% of Minnesota’s population, up from 7% in 2010.

Approximately 38% of householders of color pay too much for housing.


The ratio of retirement-age adults (65+) to working-age adults (16-64) increased in 60 Minnesota cities, signaling disproportionate growth in the number of older adults compared to the working-age population.


Between 2016 and 2019, the share of Minnesota students who report being highly engaged in enrichment activities fell from 65% to nearly 60%.

2020 ANNUAL REPORT

Compass Points 2020

MN Compass’s annual report and quality of life indicators check-up

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