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Third Quarter 2019 Chamber Research Foundation Survey

Time Again to Measure the Economic Health of Ohio.

WELCOME TO Q4 2019!  We know that you have probably received and completed this survey in the past, but we test the ongoing strength of the Ohio economy every three months, and your continuing input is deeply appreciated.

As an organization, we are committed to promoting a healthy economy in Ohio. As a business leader, you have the power to strengthen our communities and grow our economy.  We n
eed your insight to ensure public policy is supporting your business and economic freedom.  Please take a few moments to complete this survey REGARDING THE THIRD QUARTER OF 2019!  Thank you in advance.

 
2. OVERALL BUSINESS OUTLOOK: Thinking now about the overall economic climate here in Ohio, would you say the economic climate is excellent, good, only fair or poor?
 
3. COMPANY PROFITS - LOOKING BACK: In the business quarter just past, were your company’s profits or “income” after taxes higher, lower or about the same as the quarter just before it? Choose one:
 
4. COMPANY PROFITS - OUTLOOK: In the business quarter WE ARE CURRENTLY IN, DO YOU ANTICIPATE your company’s profits or “income” after taxes will be higher, lower or about the same as the quarter just past? Please choose one:
7. Do you currently have any job openings that you are NOT able to fill? 
 
8. CAPITAL EXPENDITURES - LOOKING BACK: During the last quarter, did your company invest in any capital expenditures (equipment, buildings, vehicles, etc.) to help your business grow?
 
9. CAPITAL EXPENDITURES - LOOKING FORWARD: Looking ahead to the quarter WE ARE CURRENTLY IN, DO YOU ANTICIPATE that your company will be investing in any capital expenditures?
 
12. OVERALL ECONOMIC OUTLOOK:  Thinking about the economy in Ohio, do you think the THREE-MONTH BUSINESS QUARTER WE ARE CURRENTLY IN will be better, worse or stay the same for your business?