Indicators 1-30 of 36 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
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Indicator
7
Number and value of business loans in low income area
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: banking, business, economy, equity, finance, investments, low income
 
 
7
Dollars spent in locally-owned businesses
 
Comment: Not yet defined.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: business, economy, local capital, local investment, locally owned, sales
 
 
7
Employer-sponsored training for front-line employees
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Economic Growth Council, Annual Statewide Surveys of Maine Citizens
 
Keywords: access, adult, business, education, employer, employment, skills, training
 
 
6
Number of students in job prep programs
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: business, education, employment, enrollment, jobs, participation, skills, students, training
 
 
5
Abuse and neglect of children
 
Comment: Because of limited detection and underreporting, the true rate of abuse is probably several times higher than what is confirmed.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Greenville County Department of Soc. Services, SC State Data Center
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
Minnesota Department of Human Services
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Children's Aid Society; Catholic Children's Aid Society; Jewish Family Services; Metropolitan Toronto Police Department
 
Keywords: abuse, children, domestic, neglect, society, teen, youth
 
 
5
Percent of organizations that have adopted sustainable development goals
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: business, development, economy, responsibility, sustainability
 
 
5
Business participation in school and civic events
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Economic Growth Council, Annual Statewide Surveys of Maine Citizens
 
Keywords: business, civic, community, connectedness, economy, local, participation, school, volunteerism
 
 
5
Ridership on fixed routes transit buses
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Greenville Transit Authority, SC State Data Center
 
Keywords: alternate, bus, public transit, transit, transportation
 
 
4
Miles of fixed-route bus service
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Greenville Transit Authority
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: bus, public transit, transportation
 
 
4
Number of businesses cooperating with Park/Ride program
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: commute, transportation
 
 
4
Number of minutes between buses on scheduled routes
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: availability, bus, public transit, transportation
 
 
3
Office vacancy rate
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
David H. Blanchard Property Corp, More Hamilton Facts and Figures
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Royal LePage Office Leasing Guide
 
Keywords: business, commercial, economy, employment, jobs, local investment, property, real estate, sprawl
 
 
3
Retail sales per capita
 
Comment: Changed calculation method in 1989 to exclude sales and other taxes and carrying/credit charges.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Sales and Marketing Management, 'Survey of Buying Power'; SC State Data Center
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: business, consumption, economic security, economy, income, landfill, retail, sales, solid waste
 
 
3
Number of children receiving protective services for abuse/neglect
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: abuse, children, neglect, society
 
 
3
Percent of companies developing new products or services
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Annual Statewide Surveys of Maine Businesses
 
Keywords: business, development, diversity, economy, innovation, services
 
 
3
State rank in telecommunications technology
 
Comment: Being above average is not a global possibility.
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Public Utilities Commission
 
Keywords: business, communication, economy, rank, technology, telecommunications
 
 
3
Percent of all manufacturing freight transported by rail, air, or water
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Transportation, Office of Freight Transportation
 
Keywords: air, business, economy, industry, manufacturing, rail, transportation, water
 
 
3
Cocaine use by youth at grades 5, 7, 9, 12
 
Comment: Timing of survey may affect results.
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: abuse, children, drug use, health, teen, youth
 
 
3
Percent of population who use illicit drugs
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Department of Public Health, 1988 Toronto Community Health Survey
 
Keywords: abuse, drug use, health
 
 
2
New business starts
 
Comment: Aiming to be above a regional average requires that someone else be below average, which contradicts principles of sustainability. Also, this measurement does not consider business failures.
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
US Small Business Administration, Office of Advocacy
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Keywords: business, economy, employment, investments, jobs, new business
 
 
2
Job growth among new businesses
 
Comment: Aiming to be above a regional average requires that someone else be below average, which contradicts principles of sustainability.
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Corporation for Enterprise Development, Washington, DC
 
Keywords: economy, employment, growth, jobs, new business
 
 
2
Number of environmental services, products and technologies exported
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Economic Development and Tourism
 
Keywords: business, economy, environmental, export, technology
 
 
2
Growth in value added in forest products industry (paper and lumber)
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Regional Economic Models, Inc; US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
 
Keywords: business, economy, finance, forestry, growth, lumber, value-added
 
 
2
Percent of GDP from secondary production and business services
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Bureau of Statistics
 
Keywords: GDP, business, economy, services, value-added
 
 
2
Number of building permits issued
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: building, business, construction, development, economy, housing, land use, permits, zoning
 
 
2
Number of business establishments
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department, Labor Market and Economic Analysis Branch
 
Keywords: business, economy, employment, jobs
 
 
2
Government subsidies as percent of gross income
 
Used by:
Land Stewardship Project
Data source:
Income tax forms
 
Keywords: business, economy, finance, government, income, local, subsidized
 
 
2
Value of business personal property per worker
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
Pierce County Assessors/Treasurer's Office
 
Keywords: business, economy, finance, property
 
 
2
Value added in hotel and lodging industry
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Regional Economic Models, Inc; US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
 
Keywords: business, economy, tourism, value-added
 
 
2
Freight shipping availability in nonmetro areas
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Department of Transportation
 
Keywords: business, economy, industry, manufacturing, transportation