The State of Minnesota identifies ways to improve results by analyzing data and coordinating efforts across agencies. Here are links to additional information for three such initiatives:
Minnesota Management & Budget conducts benefit-cost analyses for corrections and human service programs, using the Pew-MacArthur Results First framework.
This dashboard presents 40 indicators of the state’s well-being. It gives Minnesotans a concise view of the state’s well-being and opportunities for improvement. The indicators were selected by state agency leaders to reflect key outcomes the state works to favorably influence. The actions of state agencies, other public and private organizations, individual Minnesotans, and countless others influence the results of these indicators.
In recognition that today's children are tomorrow's workforce, this dashboard presents data on the well-being of Minnesota children and their families, communities, and learning environments. Data can be viewed for the state overall or by region or county.