Wichita has set ambitious goals in job growth, but it doesn't seem that the Visioneering program has produced results. But apparently Wichita government officials are satisfied.
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Following are visualizations of data. Many are interactive and created using Tableau Public. In some cases I’ve recorded myself using the visualization to tell a story, and all you have to do is watch.
Entrepreneurship is important for a growing and dynamic economy. The performance of Kansas in entrepreneurial activity is not high, compared to other states.
Here is an interactive visualization of Kansas state government spending.
As Kansas debates whether to move forward with a new vision, especially in tax policy, we should examine how we have fared under the policies of recent decades.
How do Kansas and Texas compare in taxation and spending?
Wichita's economic growth is compared to the state and the nation.
How does your state compare to others in job growth? Is your state growing private sector of government jobs fastest? The interactive visualization below can help you explores this data.
How does your state compare to others in the number of state and local government employees, and the payroll costs of these employees?
For two decades the Tax Foundation has estimated the combined state and local tax burden for all the states. I've created an interactive visualization that lets you compare states and see trends in rank over time.
The interactive visualization below may help you appreciate the trend in federal and local government spending.
To pay for the Obama taxing and spending agenda, the country will need much more economic growth. Unfortunately, the rate of growth is slowing just when we need greater rates of growth.
An interactive visualization that illustrates the growth in Gross Domestic Product by metropolitan area.
An interactive visualization that illustrates the growth in Real Gross Domestic Product by state and region.
Does the United States have a revenue problem or a spending problem? The interactive visualization below may help you decide.
An interactive visualization of the composition of the Kansas economy, by industry.
An interactive visualization of participation in the U.S. labor force.
Here is a visualization that shows the rate of growth of gross domestic product (GDP) by state, regions, and the entire country.
Wichita, Kansas, and national job growth.
How does economic growth in Wichita compare to the state and nation?