WASHINGTON, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With almost 300,000 establishments and 11 million employees, manufacturing plays a major role in the nation's economy. A new U.S. Census Bureau infographic, "Manufacturing in America," focuses on the scope of manufacturing, its importance as a major employer and its concentrations throughout the country. The infographic highlights a wide range of statistics from sources such as County Business Patterns and Annual Survey of Manufactures. The most recent year's data from some of these programs are highlighted.
SOURCE U.S. Census Bureau