As many know (I hope), what we see on social media often doesn’t mirror real life. It’s a filtered and algorithmically-driven point of view. This grows problematic when people make decisions based solely on what they see through their feeds. For The Upshot, Nate Cohn and Kevin Quealy look at the contrasts between the filtered view and the real life view and how it factors into voting.
Contrasting social media Democrats to real life
Projects by FlowingData See All →
Income in Each State, Adjusted for Cost of Living
A dollar might not buy you as much in one state as it does in the other.
Most Common Jobs, by Income Group
These are income ranges for the ten most common jobs at different income levels.