Granting Data

Granting Data

Data provider: National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASSA) Website: http://www.nasaa-arts.org/ Updated Quarterly in January, March, June, and September What you need to know (Please read below if you believe your region is missing granting data in the CVSuite) The CV™Suite includes grant data from The National Endowment for the Arts Final Descriptive Report, which shows the number and amount of grants awarded in the United States. Final Descriptive Reporting is a reporting process specific to state art and regional arts organizations, funded by the NEA’s Partnership grant. Because the methods for reporting grants vary from state to state the data can … Continued
Nonprofit Data (NTEE)

Nonprofit Data (NTEE)

Data provider: Urban Institute’s National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS) Website: http://nccs.urban.org/ Updated annually in July Types of nonprofit cultural organizations included: 44 PDF Codebook: List of all codes in CVSuite What you need to know How our nonprofit data are collected Nonprofit data in the CV™Suite is provided by our data partner, National Center for Charitable Statistics. Organizations that are required to complete either the IRS Form 990 or Form 990-EZ are captured in these data. Nonprofit data found in CV™Suite from 2012 or before will only include nonprofit organizations generating an income of $25,000 or more annually. Nonprofit data found in CV™Suite … Continued
Industry Data (NAICS Codes)

Industry Data (NAICS Codes)

Data provider: Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) Website: http://www.economicmodeling.com/ Number of Industries: 98 Industry jobs updated Quarterly in May and October Industry revenues Updated annually in October PDF Codebook: List of all codes in CVSuite What you need to know Quarterly updates for industry jobs: Keep in mind that our data provider, EMSI models jobs within creative industries from more than 80 different public and proprietary sources. EMSI updates its jobs data quarterly based on when the data sources EMSI uses in its model are updated. When these quarterly updates occur previous data are also adjusted. So what does this mean for … Continued
Occupation Data (SOC Codes)

Occupation Data (SOC Codes)

Data provider: Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) Website: http://www.economicmodeling.com/ Number of Occupations: 85 PDF Codebook: List of all codes in CVSuite What you need to know Data Updates Keep in mind that our data provider, EMSI models occupational data from more than 80 different public and proprietary sources. EMSI updates its occupation data quarterly based on when the data sources EMSI uses in its model are updated. When these updates occur previous data are also adjusted. So what does this mean for you? For example, 2012 jobs numbers from one data update might look different when getting 2012 employment figures from another … Continued
Data Partners

Data Partners

Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI): Uses 90 public and private up to date data sources Valuable insight on occupational wages, industry trends, employment growth/decline and concentration, and tons more. Creative workforce demographics Occupation data includes full-time and part-time workers, self-employed, and extended proprietors The most in-depth local employment data available   National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS): Learn about the income and number of more than 40 different types of nonprofit cultural organizations Understand the different types of revenue streams that contribute to the nonprofit landscape including overall revenue totals, investment income, special events, contributions, dues, organization revenue, and  gifts. … Continued
About Datasets

About Datasets

All data in the CV™Suite can be found in table format in the data sets section of the site. Data sets is the second tab under Data & Maps.
CVI Methodology & Codes

CVI Methodology & Codes

CVI Methodology & Codes The Creative Vitality Index compares the per capita concentration of creative activity in two regions. Data on creative industries, occupations, and cultural nonprofit revenues are indexed using a population-based calculation. The resulting CVI Value shows a region’s creative vitality compared to another region. For more detailed information regarding methodology please download this PDF: CVI Methodology Codes included in CVI Value listed below: 9 Industries by NAICS code 451140 Musical instrument and supplies stores 451211 Book stores 443142 Electronic Store Sales* 453920 Art dealers 711110 Theater companies and dinner theaters 711120 Dance companies 711130 Musical groups and artists 711190 … Continued
Industry Earnings Data and Sales Data: What is the difference?

Industry Earnings Data and Sales Data: What is the difference?

In August 2015, the CV™Suite began showcasing Industry Earnings data rather than Industry Sales. Although Industry Sales data is still available on the site, Industry Earnings data will provide CV™Suite users with a more comprehensive measure of economic impact in their community. First, it is important to make clear that Industry Sales and Industry Earnings measure two different types of impacts on the creative economy: Industry Sales Sales (also referred to as revenue) is calculated by multiplying the price at which goods or services are sold by the number of units or amount sold. Industry sales is comprised of the amount … Continued
Nonprofit Methodology Change 2015

Nonprofit Methodology Change 2015

04/28/2017   Summary: Recent changes at the National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS) in 2016 has delayed the release of the I990 Core PC data which is the main source for CVSuite’s nonprofit data. In order to avoid delays in CVSuite’s data update, we investigated other sources for nonprofit revenues data. We researched a new methodology that is equally comparable to the I990 Core PC data that uses the same data source NCCS uses to create the I990 Core PC file. Nonprofit revenues data originates from the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) financial files, a collection of I990 filings from all nonprofit businesses throughout the US. … Continued
Demographic Data on Race and Ethnicity

Demographic Data on Race and Ethnicity

Data provider: Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) Website: http://www.economicmodeling.com/ Watch tutorials about how to use race/ ethnicity data in CVSuite, and how to measure inclusiveness in creative industries and occupations found in the “Using CVSuite” section of users guide. View the step-by-step process of where race/ ethnicity data is located in CVSuite. Where the Data Come From This data comes via the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Workforce Indicators and American Community Survey. While QWI provides workforce demographics for industries only, we use ACS and staffing patterns to derive occupational estimates. Race/ethnicity data includes the region as well as both job totals for occupation and industry. The race/ethnicity categories, … Continued
How to Use Race and Ethnicity Data

How to Use Race and Ethnicity Data

Watch this brief video that highlights where to find Race and Ethnicity Data in CVSuite. Watch this brief video to understand how to use CVSuite data to compare the inclusiveness of creative occupations/ industries to the general population of a region.