Indicators 1-8 of 8 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
7
Distribution of wealth
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine State Planning Office; US Census
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Unspecified
 
Sustainable Seattle
US Census, City and County data books
 
Willapa Alliance
US Census Bureau
 
Keywords: disparity, economy, equity, finance, income, investments, poverty, savings, tax, taxes, wealth
 
 
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
Percent of disposable personal income that is being saved
 
Used by:
President's Council on Sustainable Development
Data source:
US Department of Commerce
 
Keywords: basic needs, economic security, economy, income, investments, savings
 
 
4
Percent of GDP spent on research and development
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Statistics Canada
 
Keywords: development, economy, finance, investment
 
 
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
 
 
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
Annual capital dollars invested in municpal infrastructure
 
Used by:
Edmonton Social Planning Council
Data source:
Edmonton Planning and Development
 
Keywords: capital, economy, finance, infrastructure, investments, money