California Research Bureau Interactives

Interactive tools developed by California Research Bureau staff to provide a visual data snapshot of topics impacting California policymaking.

Interactive District Profiles

Provides a rich data snapshot of each California Assembly and Senate district highlighting demographic, economic, education and environmental information. The tool also allows for comparisons of data sets between Senate or Assembly districts, as well as provides county and statewide averages to compare against. Instruction on how to use this tool are in the tab labeled “How to Use Me.”

Developed at the request of the Senate Democratic Caucus.

Library Facilities Interactive

Analyzes library facility needs identified through the 2021 survey of CA Public Library Outlets by legislative district.

See the Library Facilities Interactive dataset

Legislative Demographics

Analysis of the demographics of the California State Legislature and its evolution over time. Data compiled and updated by the California Research Bureau. Developed at the request of the Legislature. Data is typically updated after each general and special election.

See the Legislative Demographics dataset

California Regions

Compares the various ways California governments define regions, including regional maps & analysis of the frequency which each county is included in the same region as others. Updated by request. Developed at the request of the Governor’s Office of Planning & Research.

Grants Portal Dashboard

Provides statistics about grant and loan opportunities available on the California Grants Portal. Data is updated every 24 hours.

See the Grants Portal Dashboard dataset

Economic Impacts of National Security Spending

Provides detailed results from the latest report on the Economic Impacts of National Security Spending in California. The report is produced annually at the request of the Governor’s Office of Planning & Research and the Governor’s Military Council.

See the Economic Impacts of National Security Spending dataset