Redefining Progress: Genuine Progress Indicator

Active Project? No
Year Project Began:
Year of Last Input: 2006
Last Updated: Oct 8 2017
Project Location:
State / Province:
USA Intl
Lead Organization:
Redefining Progress
Type of Organization:
Educational Organization

Geographic Scope


Issue Areas

Economy, Employment, Environment, Housing, Land Use, Social, Transportation


Redefining Progress created the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) in 1995 as an alternative to the gross domestic product (GDP). The GPI enables policymakers at the national, state, regional, or local level to measure how well their citizens are doing both economically and socially.

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Project Contact:

- Educational Organization