Bridge Gap Index Composite

Measure: The degree to which perceived gaps between the Federal Government and the private sector widened or narrowed this past week averaged across five key indicators

Communications Gap

 

Measure: The degree to which perceived gaps in communications and interfaces between the Federal Government and the private sector widened or narrowed this past week

Legislative Gap

Measure: The degree to which perceived gaps in the effectiveness and positivity of legislation between the U.S. Congress and the private sector widened or narrowed this past week

Presidential Administration Gap

Measure: The degree to which perceived gaps between the Presidential Administration and the private sector widened or narrowed this past week

Procurement Gap

Measure: The degree to which perceived gaps between the Federal Government’s intent and its contractors’ execution of procurement activities widened or narrowed this past week

Business Conditions Gap

Measure: The degree to which perceived general economic and business conditions gaps widened or narrowed this past week

The Bridge Gap Index Methodology

The data displayed in the Bridge Gap Index is drawn from a large panel of participants, whose identities are kept private so that they are free in all instances to provide their honest opinion. The panel is diverse and balanced by political affiliation, employment sector, geography and age.