Long Island’s Economy Today
Growth in today’s economy is more dependent on the biomedical sector, education and health services.
Our Property Taxes
A breakdown of Long Island property taxes for one homeowner.
Number of jobs on Long Island; 1952 to 2010
Research and Development Funding
Relative growth of Federal R&D funding; 2005 to 2010
Annual G.M.P. growth/decline: Long Island vs. U.S.
A series of indicators covering the full spectrum of the region’s economic, social and innovation opportunities.
Growth on Long Island
Growth on Long Island; 2000 to 2009
Long Island Index Profile Report 2012
A report about how Long Island is progressing economically, demographically and socially.
Average Pay Per Employee
Average pay per employee, U.S. and LI; 2001 to 2010
Venture Capital Investment
Venture capital investment on Long Island; 1999 to 2010
Average Wage and Change in Employment
Average wage and change in employment by industry; 2005 to 2010
A Region Ready for Take-Off
Long Island is at a tipping point, where we have made serious movement toward creating a new innovation economy.
Local Government Expenditures
Local government expenditures on Long Island, change from 2000 to 2009
Long Island at a Tipping Point
Can Long Island be a world class innovation powerhouse?
An Economy in Decline
Trends in employment and GMP on Long Island show an economy in decline.
Who Determines Our Property Taxes?
Long Islanders have some of the highest property taxes in the country and they are increasing at a faster rate than inflation.
The Clock is Still Ticking
A video showcasing the key problems facing the region.
A story of how breakthrough ideas became a reality in Silicon Valley.
Long Island Economic Trends
Not very long ago, Long Island was a region with high paying jobs and affordable homes. No longer.
A Taxing Problem
When you live in a region with some of the highest property taxes in the country, it makes you wonder, why?
Long Island Index Report, 2010
2010 Long Island Index indicators
A State by State Review of Local Preference Bids
List Based on Lexis Database Search Conducted November, 2008.
Long Island Index Report, 2009
Working together in new ways for Long Island’s future
Occupational change indicator