Welcome to the Alabama Business Confidence Index™ (ABCI). The ABCI measures economic expectations for the upcoming quarter gathered from a broad group of business executives across the state. With six key indicators and a composite index, panelists can take the pulse of the state’s economy as well as compare their own forecasts to those of their peers.

Take the 1st Quarter 2024 Survey, open December 1-15.

If you are already registered as a panelist, click the “Current Panelists” button to take the current quarter’s survey. If you have not registered as a panelist before, click the “New Panelists” button to register to become an ABCI panelist. After you have submitted that, you can click the “Current Panelists” button to participate in the ABCI survey.

3rd Quarter 2023 ABCI: 49.7

Index above 50 indicates positive outlook.
Index below 50 indicates negative outlook.