Conducted every two years by the city in partnership with an outside vendor, the business survey addresses Bellevue's key metrics, taxation and attitudes about starting, operating and owning a business in Bellevue.
The survey also includes general questions about safety, transportation and other areas affecting businesses in Bellevue. It is designed to give a statistically-significant view into business satisfaction. The city also conducts surveys to identify resident budget priorities and opinion of city services and performance.
The 2021 results are displayed in an interactive dashboard:
Reports from Past Surveys:
How often is the business survey conducted?
Biennially, in odd-numbered years.
How is the survey used?
The survey is designed to give the City key insights into business satisfaction, in order to inform both short- and long-term program and service planning.
When does the next survey run?
The 2023 business survey will be live in late spring - early summer. Results will be available in fall 2023.
How can I respond to the business survey?
Businesses will be contacted directly with information on how to complete the survey. Keep an eye out for communications from the City of Bellevue or from our partner, ComEngage.
What is ComEngage?
We are partnering with ComEngage (formerly known as Northwest Research Group), a survey research and analysis firm, to complete the 2021 business survey and associated analysis.