Our Baseline

In the Fall of 2020, Equity in Lighting sent out a survey to the lighting community of NYC. Some of the results were expected, some were a surprise but all of it shows ways that we can be better. Explore the data and let us know what you think. For those that wish to see the Fall 2020 survey, please click here.

General Overview

Fall 2020 Survey 

Education & Entry

Level of Education
Level of Education

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Level of Education
Level of Education

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1/1
Field of Education
Field of Education

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Field of Education
Field of Education

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1/1
How did individuals find the lighting industry
How did individuals find the lighting industry

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Family
Family

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Worked in Adjacent Industry
Worked in Adjacent Industry

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How did individuals find the lighting industry
How did individuals find the lighting industry

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1/8

Job Related

Size of Workplace
Size of Workplace

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Size of Workplace
Size of Workplace

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1/1
Type of Workplace
Type of Workplace

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Type of Workplace
Type of Workplace

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1/1
Job Role
Job Role

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Job Role
Job Role

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1/1
Job Level
Job Level

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Job Level
Job Level

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1/1
Length of Time in Industry
Length of Time in Industry

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Length of Time in Industry
Length of Time in Industry

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1/1

Demographic

Gender
Gender

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Gender
Gender

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1/1
LGBTQI+ Community
LGBTQI+ Community

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LGBTQI+ Community
LGBTQI+ Community

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1/1
Race
Race

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Race
Race

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1/1
Age Range
Age Range

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Age Range
Age Range

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1/1
Socio-Economic Background
Socio-Economic Background

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Socio-Economic Background
Socio-Economic Background

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1/1

Community Involvement

IESNYC Participation
IESNYC Participation

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IESNYC Participation
IESNYC Participation

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1/1
WILD NY Participation
WILD NY Participation

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WILD NY Participation
WILD NY Participation

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1/1
DLFNY Participation
DLFNY Participation

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DLFNY Participation
DLFNY Participation

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1/1
IALD NY
IALD NY

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IALD NY
IALD NY

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1/1

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1/1

Do you feel there is a lack of diversity in the Lighting Design community?

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Check Back Every Tuesday

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Analysis 

Fall 2020 Survey 

Focus: Races 

Race x Lack of Diversity
Race x Lack of Diversity

Do you feel there is a lack of diversity in the Lighting Design Community?

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Race x Yes to Lack of Diversity
Race x Yes to Lack of Diversity

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Race x N/A to Lack of Diversity
Race x N/A to Lack of Diversity

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Race x Lack of Diversity
Race x Lack of Diversity

Do you feel there is a lack of diversity in the Lighting Design Community?

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1/5
Race x Age
Race x Age

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Race x Age 21-30
Race x Age 21-30

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N/A
N/A

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Race x Age
Race x Age

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1/9
Race x Education
Race x Education

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Race x High School
Race x High School

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Race x Other
Race x Other

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Race x Education
Race x Education

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1/7
Race x Gender
Race x Gender

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Race x Female
Race x Female

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Race x Other
Race x Other

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Race x Gender
Race x Gender

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1/6
Race vs Job Level
Race vs Job Level

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Race x Students
Race x Students

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N/A
N/A

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Race vs Job Level
Race vs Job Level

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1/10
Race x Socioeconomic
Race x Socioeconomic

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Race x Lower Class
Race x Lower Class

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N/A
N/A

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Race x Socioeconomic
Race x Socioeconomic

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1/7
Race x LGBTQI+
Race x LGBTQI+

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Race x Member of LGBTQI+
Race x Member of LGBTQI+

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N/A
N/A

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Race x LGBTQI+
Race x LGBTQI+

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1/4
How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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1/1

Focus: "Do you feel there is a lack of diversity in the Lighting Design community?

Age Group
Age Group

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Age Group
Age Group

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1/1
Education Level
Education Level

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Education Level
Education Level

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1/1
Gender
Gender

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Gender
Gender

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1/1
Job Level
Job Level

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Job Level
Job Level

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1/1
Socio-Economic Background
Socio-Economic Background

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Socio-Economic Background
Socio-Economic Background

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1/1
LGBTQI+ Community
LGBTQI+ Community

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LGBTQI+ Community
LGBTQI+ Community

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1/1

Focus: Age Groups

How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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1/1
Job Level
Job Level

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Job Level
Job Level

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1/1
Membership
Membership

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Membership
Membership

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1/1
# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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1/1

Focus: Gender

How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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1/1
Job Level
Job Level

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Job Level
Job Level

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1/1
Membership
Membership

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Membership
Membership

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1/1
# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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1/1

Focus: LGBTQI+ Community

How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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1/1
Job Level
Job Level

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Job Level
Job Level

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1/1
Membership
Membership

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Membership
Membership

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1/1
# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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1/1

Focus: Socioeconomic Background

How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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1/1
Job Level
Job Level

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Job Level
Job Level

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1/1
Membership
Membership

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Membership
Membership

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1/1
# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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# of Degrees
# of Degrees

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1/1

Comparison by Race

Fall 2020 Survey 

Education & Entry

Level of Education
Level of Education

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Level of Education
Level of Education

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1/1
Field of Education
Field of Education

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Field of Education
Field of Education

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1/1
Field of Education
Field of Education

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Field of Education
Field of Education

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1/1
How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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How we found the lighting industry
How we found the lighting industry

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1/1

Job Related

Size of Workplace
Size of Workplace

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Size of Workplace
Size of Workplace

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1/1
Type of Workplace
Type of Workplace

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Type of Workplace
Type of Workplace

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1/1
Job Title
Job Title

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Job Title
Job Title

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1/1
Job Category
Job Category

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Job Category
Job Category

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1/1
Length of Time in Industry
Length of Time in Industry

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Length of Time in Industry
Length of Time in Industry

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1/1

Demographic

Gender
Gender

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Gender
Gender

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1/1
LGBTQI+ Community
LGBTQI+ Community

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LGBTQI+ Community
LGBTQI+ Community

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1/1
Race
Race

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Race
Race

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1/1
Age Range
Age Range

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Age Range
Age Range

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1/1
Socio-Economic Background
Socio-Economic Background

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Socio-Economic Background
Socio-Economic Background

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1/1

Community Involvement

IESNYC Participation
IESNYC Participation

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IESNYC Participation
IESNYC Participation

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1/1
WILD NY Participation
WILD NY Participation

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WILD NY Participation
WILD NY Participation

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1/1
DLFNY Participation
DLFNY Participation

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DLFNY Participation
DLFNY Participation

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1/1
IALD NY
IALD NY

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IALD NY
IALD NY

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1/1

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1/1

Do you feel there is a lack of diversity in the Lighting Design community?

Check Back Every Tuesday
Check Back Every Tuesday

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Check Back Every Tuesday
Check Back Every Tuesday

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