Performance indicator:

Number of New Business Establishments

Source: Greater Houston Partnership

Indicator description:

This indicator provides a measure of an exemplary climate for business. The indicator identifies the total number of business establishments, including both new firms and the creation of additional locations or offices of existing firms, measured for the Houston region.

This indicator is associated with the following goals:

Note: Plan Houston's performance indicators are intended to inform the public and policy makers on the community's success at achieving Plan Houston's community goals. Identifying current performance is a first step; future steps could include tracking progress over time and establishing preferences on outcomes.