Business Survey

ISM-Western Washington's Business Survey -  The survey has been published monthly since 1994.  The survey is patterned after ISM Report On Business® and represents Western Washington's diverse manufacturing sector. 

In order to collect a diverse and large sampling, we are currently recruiting participants for this survey.  The monthly time commitment is approximately 10-15 minutes. 

For more information about the business survey, please contact Diana Whitaker, Survey Chair at

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Available on the first and third business day of each month, these widely-read reports for the manufacturing and services sectors have been consistently accurate in indicating the direction of the overall economy. ISM's first industry vertical, the Hospital Report On Business® will be available on the fifth business day of each month.

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ISM’s research team – guided by industry-leading supply management subject matter experts –puts forth year after year a robust research agenda on the topics that most impact our industry. 

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ISM Report on Business®

ISM®'s Manufacturing, Services, and Hospital Report On Business® gather data monthly through surveys of supply management professionals participating in the Business Survey Committee. The make-up of this committee is determined by industry category and is based on each industry's contribution to Gross Domestic Product.

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