Research and Reports

Quality data to inform responsible policy

Timely data and analysis that drives the conversation in Portland

The Chamber regularly publishes data-driven research to identify barriers and highlight opportunities for economic growth in the Portland metro region. We also commission independent polling across the region to ascertain public sentiment and inform policy discussions.

Our Latest Reports

2024 State of the Economy

Every February, the Portland Metro Chamber releases its annual report on the health of our regional economy. Grounded in comprehensive economic and demographic analysis, our 2024 report reveals four key takeaways shaping the future of Portland's economic growth.

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2024 State of Downtown and Central City

Downtowns and Central Cities are vital to regional economies. Historically, they offered a centralized place for professional and government services, healthcare, and education. In this report, we document the first steps of the Central City recovery locally and in comparison with peer cities.

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