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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 13: First Public School

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL Profile America — Saturday, February...

Feb 12, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 12: NAACP Founded

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: NAACP FOUNDED Profile America — Friday, February 12th. One of...

Feb 11, 2016, 14:58 ET
In advance of the South Carolina primaries, the U.S. Census Bureau presents a variety of statistics profiling the state's voting-age population and industries.

Census Bureau Demographic and Economic Profiles of South Carolina's Electorate

In advance of the South Carolina primaries on Feb. 20 and Feb. 27, the U.S. Census Bureau presents a variety of statistics that give an overall...

Feb 11, 2016, 14:24 ET
In advance of the Nevada caucuses, the U.S. Census Bureau presents a variety of statistics profiling state's voting-age population and industries.

U.S. Census Bureau: Demographic and Economic Profiles of Nevada's Electorate

In advance of the Nevada caucuses on Feb. 20 and Feb. 23, the U.S. Census Bureau presents a variety of statistics that give an overall profile of...

Feb 11, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 11: America's First Hospital

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: AMERICA'S FIRST HOSPITAL Profile America — Thursday, February...

Feb 10, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 10: First Woman D.D.S.

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST WOMAN D.D.S. Profile America — Wednesday, February...

Feb 09, 2016, 15:14 ET
This Valentine's Day graphic highlights three Valentine's Day gift ideas, and the number of places you can find them in the U.S.

U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Valentine's Day 2016: Feb. 14

Expressing one's love to another is a celebrated custom on Valentine's Day. Sweethearts and family members present gifts to one another, such as...

Feb 09, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 9: House Rules

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: HOUSE RULES Profile America — Tuesday, February 9th. On this...

Feb 08, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 8: Chinese New Year

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: CHINESE NEW YEAR Profile America — Monday, February 8th....

Feb 07, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 7: Gas Lighting

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: GAS LIGHTING Profile America — Sunday, February 7th. It's...

Feb 06, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 6: Overseas Territories

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: OVERSEAS...

Feb 05, 2016, 14:42 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Super Bowl 50: Feb. 7, 2016

 Super Bowl 50 will be played Feb. 7 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. The first Super Bowl was played on Jan. 15, 1967, at Los Angeles...

Feb 05, 2016, 13:21 ET
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Additional Economic Census Subject Series Reports

 The Census Bureau today released three additional reports from its 2012 Economic Census Subject Series. The first, Retail Trade —...

Feb 05, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 5: Snack Food Month

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: SNACK FOOD MONTH Profile America — Friday, February...

Feb 04, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 4: Rosa Parks

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: ROSA PARKS Profile America — Thursday, February 4th. Adding...

Feb 03, 2016, 09:32 ET
A collection of demographic and economic information showing how life has changed from Super Bowl 1 in 1967 to Super Bowl 50 in 2016.

U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Super Bowl 50: Feb. 7, 2016

Super Bowl 50 will be played Feb. 7 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. The first Super Bowl was played on Jan. 15, 1967, at Los Angeles...

Feb 03, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 3: Federal Income Tax

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FEDERAL INCOME TAX Profile America — Wednesday, February 3rd....

Feb 02, 2016, 16:30 ET
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2015 Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement Parallel Survey

The Census Bureau today released the 2015 Parallel Survey Research File and a detailed health insurance table based on this file. The Parallel...

Feb 02, 2016, 15:23 ET
New Hampshire's voting-age population is more than 90 percent white, and more likely to be 65 years old or older than the nation as a whole.

U.S. Census Bureau: Demographic and Economic Profiles of New Hampshire's Electorate

 In advance of the New Hampshire primary on Feb. 9, the U.S. Census Bureau presents a variety of statistics that give an overall profile of the...

Feb 02, 2016, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 2: Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: TREATY OF GUADALUPE HIDALGO Profile America — Tuesday,...