Data for Democracy - Improving Elections through Metrics and Measurement
Publication Date: December 2008
Publisher(s): Pew Center on the States
Keywords: elections; voting
Coverage: United States
Data for Democracy - Improving Elections through Metrics and Measurement, a compendium of research that grew out of a Pew Center on the States and JEHT Foundation-sponsored conference, begins to look at how data is collected in the field. It highlights states that do a robust job of collecting and reporting data, examines challenges faced in data collection in the field and assesses the diversity of data and data collection mechanisms among local governments.