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Profiles of Older Workers — The Census Bureau, in partnership with 31 states, has launched a series of reports on workers 55 and older. Arkansas is the fifth state to be released in the series, followed by Hawaii. (Tentatively scheduled for release in late October.)
A Child’s Day: 2004 — This table package marks 10 years of data that examine the well-being of children and their daily activities. These 30 tables are based on the Survey of Income and Program Participation and examine everything from mealtime habits to academic experience. (Tentatively scheduled for release in early November.)
2006 Annual Survey of Manufactures — Contains national- and state-level statistics on employment and payroll, production workers and wages, plant hours, costs of materials, inventories, valued added by manufactures, value of industry shipments, total capital expenditures and more. (Scheduled for release on Nov. 6).
American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month (November) — Presidents have signed proclamations to honor the nation’s 4.5 million American Indian and Alaska Natives each year at this time. This group is younger and has larger families than the national population. (Tentatively scheduled for release in late October.)
Holiday Season — The Census Bureau presents numerous facts and figures related to Christmas and other holidays this time of year, a time of gathering and celebrating with friends and family, gift-giving, and general cheer and rejoicing. (Tentatively schedule for release in late October.)
Profile America and Al Día (Spanish) for October/November — Upcoming segments include "The Anniversary of the Internet" (Oct. 29) and "American Indian/Alaska Native Heritage Month" (Nov. 3). The October daily features are available at <http://www.census.gov/multimedia/www/radio/>. The November daily features will be available for direct downloads beginning Oct. 31.
The URL for MP3 downloads, WAV files and subscription podcast access is <http://www.census.gov/multimedia/www/radio/profile_america/>. Profile America and Al Día daily features can all be auditioned and downloaded individually and for the entire month via zip files at <http://www.census.gov/multimedia/www/radio/>.
(Since Oct. 12, 2007)
Geographical Mobility: 2006 — Oct. 16 — These 34 tables highlight migration patterns and characteristics of movers in the United States, including how far people move, how often and why. Data are from the Annual Social and Economic Supplement to the Current Population Survey. Internet address: <http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/mobility_of_the_population/cb07-146.html>.
Profiles of Older Workers — Oct. 15 — The Census Bureau, in partnership with 31 states, has launched a series of reports on workers 55 and older. Indiana was the fourth state released in the series. Internet address: <http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/employment_occupations/2007-10-15_employment_occupation.html>.
2007 Economic Census — Oct. 16 — In December, more than 4 million American businesses will receive 2007 Economic Census forms, underscoring the importance of their participation in the nation’s most comprehensive measure of business and industry taken every five years. Internet address: <http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/economic_census/cb07-149.html>.
Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 22) — Oct. 18 — Gobble, gobble! Economic and demographic statistics pertaining to the menu of culinary delights consumed on Thanksgiving Day. Internet address: <http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/facts_for_features_special_editions/cb07-ff17.html>.
Profile America and Al Día (Spanish) for October — Segments included “School Lunch Program” (Oct. 15) and “A Famous Annual Migration” (Oct. 23). Internet address: <http://www.census.gov/multimedia/www/radio/>.
Public Information Office Photo Services — Internet pages have been updated to provide access to three key photo offerings: “Enumerators and Field Representatives,” “Census Bureau Headquarters” and “National Processing Center.” All images are free for use. Go to the Census Bureau home page, and click on “Broadcast and Photo Services.” The direct link to the photo galleries is <http://www.census.gov/multimedia/www/photos/>.
“America’s Changing; so is the Census” (5:45) — This award-winning video covers the American Community Survey, which is conducted in every community across the country every month. “America’s Changing …” is available for viewing as video-on-demand; the complete script is also available at <http://www.census.gov/multimedia/www/videos/census_operations.php>. For more information, write us at <PIO@census.gov>.
“American Community Survey B-roll” (#V07-027) (13:25) — An updated version of the U.S. Census Bureau’s official stock shot reel of ACS survey-taking scenes. Review and order the B-roll from the online American Community Survey news media tool kit at