The WNYC Data News Team

The Data News Team infuses WNYC's journalism with data-driven stories, visuals and interactive features. It also helps people in the newsroom and at other New York Public Radio productions navigate databases, code and statistics.

Visit the Data News Team Tumblr for more information, team members and links to projects.

The WNYC Data News Team appears in the following:

What You Need to Know About Voting in New York and New Jersey

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Info on where to vote and how to take part in tracking election-day problems with Electionland.


Election Results: The 2016 New York State and Local Primary

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Live results for contested races in New York State after polls close at 9 p.m.


Your Voter Guide for Tuesday's New York Primary Election

Monday, September 12, 2016

Enter your address and find out who's running in your district. Polls open at 6 a.m. or noon depending on your county, and all polls close at 9 p.m.

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Election Results: The 2016 New York Federal Primary

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Complete results for contested races in New York State.

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Your 2016 NY Congressional Election Guide

Monday, June 27, 2016

Enter your address and find out who's running in your district.

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The Brooklyn Voter Purge: By Age, Registration and Sanders Districts

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

WNYC obtained the list of purged voters in Brooklyn, and found that Hispanics were disproportionally represented. Here's what else we found.

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'Controlled Choice' for Integrating Schools: What It's All About

Monday, June 06, 2016

Here's how the schools in one New York City district — covering a small area but with a wide economic mix of residents — could be more integrated than it is now.
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Section 8 Housing: A New Window After 36 Years

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

How the program designed to replace public housing is now being used to save it. 


Section 8 Housing: Poor But Not Impoverished in Hasidic Williamsburg

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

The Section 8 housing voucher is keeping the Hasidic community rooted — for now — in one of the hottest real-estate markets in the city.

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Section 8 Housing: 'We All Deserve the Right Thing'

Monday, May 16, 2016

The Section 8 housing voucher gives low-income people a choice of where to live. But today that choice is increasingly limited to high-poverty neighborhoods on the outskirts of the city.

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A Little Brown Bird, Struggling to Hang On

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

WNYC's Wild NYC project is taking a look at some of the diversity of wildlife in the city. But not all of the wildlife here is doing so well. 

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LIVE RETURNS: The New York Primary Vote

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Follow the election results as the votes roll in.

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MAP: The New York Primary by NYC Neighborhood

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Follow the vote for presidential candidates across New York City.

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Next Stop: An Updated List of the Candidates' Public Events

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Want to catch Clinton, Cruz, Kasich, Sanders and Trump on the campaign trail? You’ve come to the right place.

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Why Some Cuisines Are More Expensive When You’re Eating Out

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

NYU professor Krishnendu Ray says it's about immigration, class and race. 


Most New York City Schools Went 10 Years Without Getting Their Water Tested for Lead

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Yet it turns out that contamination from lead pipes is likely to grow worse over time, not better.
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March Madness: Fewer Nailbiters, More Upsets

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

NailbiterBot has been busy, but not as busy as last year.


NailbiterBot Tweets Close NCAA March Madness Games

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Follow @NailbiterBot on Twitter to make sure you don't miss any end-of-game March Madness nailbiters. 


Our Cheat Sheet to Interpreting the Vote by Demographics

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The primary election by community types.


NYC Charters Retain Students Better Than Traditional Schools

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

But a WNYC analysis shows attrition rates vary between the big charter networks.
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