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Census Bureau Projects U.S. and World Populations on New Year's Day
The U.S. Census Bureau projects the U.S. population will be 326,971,407 and the world population will be 7,444,443,881 on Jan. 1, 2018.
U.S. Census Bureau Data Not Part of Reported Leak of PII
The Census Bureau is committed to protecting the privacy of all households and businesses that participate in its surveys and censuses.
Idaho is Nation’s Fastest-Growing State, Census Bureau Reports
Idaho was the nation’s fastest-growing state over the last year.
Idaho es el estado de más rápido crecimiento
Idaho fue el estado de más rápido crecimiento de la nación en el último año. Su población aumentó 2.2 por ciento a 1.7 millones.
2017 Census of Governments Underway
The third and final phase of the 2017 Census of Governments began Nov. 6, 2017, and will continue through Sept. 28, 2018.
2016 Annual Survey of Manufactures
The 2016 ASM release includes general statistics, value of products shipments, industry-product analysis and geographic area statistics for 2015 and 2016.
High School Completion Rate Is Highest in U.S. History
For the first time in U.S. history, 90 percent of the population age 25 and older have completed high school.
"Commuting Times, Median Rents and Language other than English Use"
The nation experienced an increase in commuting time, median gross rent and a rise in English proficiency among those who spoke another language.
Nuevas estadísticas ofrecen datos a nivel local
El país experimentó un aumento en la mediana de alquiler bruto y un aumento a nivel nacional en el dominio del inglés entre los que hablaban otro idioma.
Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates for Counties
In 2016, the median household income for all counties ranged between $22,045 and $134,609, with a median county-level value of $47,589.
Services Sector Revenue Rises to $15.5 Trillion
Revenue generated by service sector firms increased 4.4 percent between 2015 and 2016, according to statistics from the 2016 Service Annual Survey (SAS).
The Opportunity Project (TOP) Technology Demo Day
The U.S. Census Bureau will showcase 12 new innovative projects at an interagency demonstration day created through a federal initiative called TOP.
New Survey of Income and Program Participation Data Now Available
A new brief “Participation Rates in Other Assistance Programs: 2013,” highlighting the measurement of participation in assistance programs.
Measuring the Holiday Season
Contains links to various social, economic and demographic statistics related to the festive season.
More Children Live With Just Their Fathers Than a Decade Ago
The percentage of children living with one parent who live with just their father saw an increase from 12.5 percent in 2007 to 16.1 percent in 2017.
Declining Mover Rate Driven by Renters, Census Bureau Reports
The rate at which renters moved in 2017 was at a historic low of 21.7 percent, compared to 35.2 percent in 1988.
Webinar on Release of 2012-2016 ACS Five-Year Estimates
The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar on Nov. 28, 2017, in advance of the Dec. 7 release of the 2012-2016 American Community Survey five-year estimates.
Highlighting Our Nation’s Veterans
“The Wealth of Veterans” report uses data from the 2014 SIPP to look at how military service may influence the lifelong financial well-being of veterans.
2014 Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs Exporting Firms Summary Released
Today the U.S. Census Bureau released data findings from the 2014 Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs Exporting Firms Summary.
2020 Census Quarterly Program Management Review
The U.S. Census Bureau will hold its quarterly 2020 Census Program Management Review on Friday, Oct. 27, from 12:30 to 5 p.m.
Discover America Counts: Stories Behind the Numbers
The U.S. Census Bureau announced the launch of a new content section on census.gov called America Counts: Stories Behind the Numbers.
Executive Staffing Changes as the 2020 Census Shifts its Focus
The U.S. Census Bureau will begin to shift its focus from planning and research toward implementation.
Three Blogs to Help You Understand Population Estimates
Read the blogs to understand the methodology behind the 2016 population estimates.
New American Community Survey Data Now Available
The U.S. Census Bureau’s 2016 American Community Survey one-year Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files and Supplemental Estimates Tables are now available.
Census Bureau Releases 115th Congressional District Products
The U.S. Census Bureau updated the 2010 Census Congressional District Summary File for the 115th Congress (Jan. 3, 2017 – Jan. 3, 2019).
Commerce Secretary Ross Testifies on the 2020 Census
Thursday at 10 a.m., U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross testifies before the Full House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform about the 2020 Census.
"Manufacturing Day: Oct. 6, 2017"
During the week of Oct. 6, 2017, the Census Bureau will be celebrating the importance of the manufacturing sector of the nation’s economy.
Trabajos con la Oficina del Censo en Providence County, Rhode Island
La Oficina del Censo de los Estados Unidos está aceptando solicitudes para más de 1,000 puestos temporales.
Census Bureau Releases Statistics of U.S. Businesses
2015 Statistics of U.S. Businesses data tables by establishment industry.
Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions: Second Quarter 2017
Data on the revenues, expenditures and composition of assets of the largest defined benefit public employee pension systems for state and local governments.
U.S. Census Bureau Statement on Asking Sexual Orientation Question
The U.S. Census Bureau continues to research and plan communications and outreach strategies to maximize response and participation in the 2020 Census.
2016 Annual Survey of Public Employment and Payroll
Provides a comprehensive look at the employment of the nation’s state and local governments.
Startup Firms Created Over 2 Million Jobs in 2015
In 2015, the nation’s 414,000 startup firms created 2.5 million new jobs according to data from the Census Bureau’s Business Dynamics Statistics.
State and Local Government Tax Revenues: Second Quarter 2017
Provides quarterly estimates of state and local government tax revenue at the national level, as well as detailed tax revenue data for individual states.
Nuevas estadísticas para los estados y áreas locales
Nuevas sobre ingresos, pobreza, seguro médico y más de 40 otros temas de la AEC.