Your SlideShare is downloading. ×

Brian Grim

464

Published on

Published in: Technology, Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
464
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Impacting the World with Data: From a million data points to maps that tell the story OR Translating academic rigor into public information Brian J. Grim, Ph.D. Senior Researcher Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life Washington, DC Visiting Researcher Institute on Culture, Religion & World Affairs (CURA) Boston University
  • 2. A peek at this presentation’s conclusion, which was made possible by a database: – a finding involving the work of more than 50 demographers and social scientists around the globe – released at IUSSP in Marrakech, Morocco – later covered by all major news outlets (with differing slants), including the comedic ‘news’ show the Colbert Report – here’s the Fox headline ...
  • 3. First, the database ... and a related publication ...
  • 4.  
  • 5. Province-level data on religious affiliation ...
  • 6.  
  • 7. Province-level data on religious violence ...
  • 8. The Price of Freedom Denied: Religious Persecution and Conflict in the 21st Century (Fall 2010) Series: Cambridge Studies in Social Theory, Religion and Politics ... and a less data-heavy related publication drawing on data from the ARDA as well ...
  • 9. Now, the exciting part – managing and selecting the data that went into the Muslim population report (with the help of a web interface over an Access-type relational database) ...
  • 10.  
  • 11.  
  • 12.  
  • 13.  
  • 14.  
  • 15. ◄ Back to country page
  • 16. ◄ Archiving religion-specific TFR, age-structure, migration & religiosity
  • 17.  
  • 18.  
  • 19. WRD Best Estimate vs. Range of Estimates vs. Pew 89.60% 90.74% 88.70% 88.71% Muslims Other: (Census) Range Max: (DHS) Range Min: (Pew GAP) WRD estimate: Bangladesh
  • 20.  
  • 21.  
  • 22. The Pew Forum Report
  • 23. Limited Interactive Maps & Tables
  • 24.  
  • 25.  
  • 26.  
  • 27.  
  • 28. Impacting the World with Data
  • 29. On the horizon with geo-coded religion-related violence data ...

×