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Cost of Living
Access to Cost of Living Index Calculator and the latest publication. Make accurate and reliable cost of living comparisons between your area and any other participating areas across the United States.
Review a comprehensive, annually updated dataset of state-administered programs. Access more than 1,800 detailed profiles of tax credits, exemptions, grant and loan programs, and many others.
Examine state government investments in economic development programs since 2007. State budgeted expenditures are comparable across 15 policy areas, such as technology, business attraction, trade, and others.
State- and County-Level Cost of Living
State-level and county-level data now available, released yearly.
Economic Diversity Index
Explore key concepts related to the economic diversity of all U.S. counties, states, metropolitan, and micropolitan areas.
Upcoming Training and Webinars
Introducing Business Dynamics Statistics (BDS) Explorer
How the Detroit Regional Partnership Transformed a Traditional Industry Cluster Analysis into a Virtual Business Development Engagement Tool