Indicators 1-23 of 23 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
7
Racial and ethnic representation in Legislature
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Planning
 
Keywords: diversity, equity, ethnic, ethnicity, government, politics, race, racism
 
 
7
Racial/gender diversity of city council members
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: community, diversity, equity, gender, government, politics, race, racism
 
 
7
Women who are legislators or officers
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Planning
 
Keywords: discrimination, diversity, equity, gender, government, politics, women
 
 
6
Percent of sustainable development compatible legislation
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: development, government, regulations, sustainability
 
 
5
Campaign contributions from small contributers
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Ethical Practices Board
 
Keywords: government, participation, politics
 
 
5
Community representation on health boards
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: citzen, community, government, health, participation
 
 
5
Number of people who can name two city council members
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: awareness, community, connectedness, government, local, participation
 
 
5
Visibility of local issues
 
Comment: Survey question only added in 1991. A new sampling method used in 1993 resulted in more representative participation by minorities than in previous years.
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Survey
 
Keywords: awareness, citizen, community, connectedness, government, local, participation
 
 
5
Fiscal stability and balanced revenue
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Corporation for Enterprise Development, Washington DC
 
Keywords: finance, government, taxes
 
 
4
Voting rate of registered voters
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Election Commission
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Maine Development Foundation
Maine Office of Secretary of State
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Secretary of State
 
Willapa Alliance
WA Secretary of State; Pacific County Auditor
 
Keywords: citzen, connectedness, government, participation, politics, voter, voting
 
 
4
Households participating in residents or ratepayer associations
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: community, connectedness, government, participation, residential
 
 
4
Voter participation in primary elections
 
Comment: Primary elections provide more opportunity for protest and dissenting movements to enter political arena. Registration and voter turn out are greatly influenced by presence/absence of major issues and hotly contested races.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
King County Clerk
 
Keywords: citizen, connectedness, elections, government, participation, voter
 
 
4
Voter turnout for municipal elections
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Clerk's Departments at municipalities in H-W.
 
Keywords: citizen, community, connectedness, elections, government, local, participation, voter
 
 
4
Citizen volunteer advisors to gov't who felt their contributions were respected
 
Used by:
Portland Multnomah Progress Board
Data source:
Portland Multnomah Volunteer Survey
 
Keywords: citizen, community, connectedness, government, participation, politics, volunteerism, volunteers
 
 
3
Percent of eligible voters registered
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Election Commission
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Unspecified
 
Keywords: citizen, connectedness, government, participation, politics, voter, voting
 
 
3
Taxpayer satisfaction with services
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: citizen, effectiveness, government, morale, services, taxes
 
 
3
Citizen satisfaction with state government services
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Annual Statewide Surveys of Maine Citizens
 
Keywords: citizen, connectedness, effectiveness, government, services
 
 
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
Number of stated goals and established measures for local or state budget
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Department of Finance
 
Keywords: effectiveness, government, local
 
 
2
City human services expenditures per capita
 
Comment: Change in definition of Human Services caused large apparent but not actual decrease in 1988. Also, expenditures may not measure quality of services.
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: cost, government, services
 
 
2
Percent who trust local government vs federal government
 
Used by:
Florida Commission on Government Accountability to the People (GAP)
Data source:
Florida Annual Policy Survey, Florida State University
 
Mobile United
Mobile United Survey, USA Polling Group
 
Keywords: effectiveness, government, local, morale, trust
 
 
2
Percent who believe that most or all of every tax dollar paid is wasted by gov
 
Used by:
Florida Commission on Government Accountability to the People (GAP)
Data source:
Florida Annual Policy Survey, Florida State University
 
Keywords: citizen, effectiveness, government, morale, services, taxes
 
 
1
State and local tax burden
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
 
Portland Multnomah Progress Board
Tax Foundation, OR Department of Revenue, OR Department of Transportation, Tax Supervising Commission
 
Keywords: government, taxes