Diana Lavery

Diana loves working with data! She has over a decade of experience as a practitioner of demography, sociology, economics, policy analysis, and GIS - making her a true social science quantoid. Diana holds a BA in quantitative economics and an MA in applied demography. She is a senior product engineer on ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World's Policy Maps team. Diana enjoys strong coffee and clean datasets, usually simultaneously.

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Using ArcGIS Living Atlas to locate areas to promote solar

We combined layers from ArcGIS Living Atlas to identify prime areas for solar incentive programs.

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Presenting breakdowns by race/ethnicity (or any groups) in your maps

A few different ways to incorporate breakdowns by race/ethnicity, sex, veteran status and more in your maps.

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Use a collection of policy maps in ArcGIS StoryMaps

Looking for maps on a particular policy topic to use in a story map? Create a collection of policy maps available in Esri Maps for Public Policy.

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Simple ways to break up text in ArcGIS StoryMaps

Love making StoryMaps but hate looking for stock photos? There are other simple ways to break up large sections of text.

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County-level unemployment layer updated monthly now in ArcGIS Living Atlas

Need a ready-to-use feature layer that contains Bureau of Labor Statistics' county-level unemployment data that updates monthly? Look no further.

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Industry-specific American Community Survey (ACS) layers now in ArcGIS Living Atlas

New layers powered by the American Community Survey (ACS) for child well-being, senior well-being, and emergency response are in Living Atlas.

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Transform your layers’ value with more functional attribute field names, aliases, and descriptions

Help yourself and others when publishing a layer in ArcGIS Online by giving your attributes consistent field names and descriptive aliases.

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Make several nuanced policy maps from one ArcGIS Living Atlas layer

Each of the American Community Survey layers in ArcGIS Living Atlas can show multiple aspects of a subject.

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ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World Items from Federal Agencies in 2019

2019 was a great year for ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World. Many federal agencies shared their layers and resources with GIS analysts worldwide.

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