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Census Bureau Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions: 2014 Fourth Quarter

 The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: The Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions provides national summary data...

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Six of the 20 fastest-growing metro areas by rate of population change between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014 were in Florida, led the The Villages, which was the fastest growing metro area in the nation. Another four of these metros were in Texas. There were four metro areas on the list with total populations of 1 million or more: Austin, Houston, Raleigh, and Orlando.

New Census Bureau Population Estimates Reveal Metro Areas and Counties that Propelled Growth in Florida and the Nation

Florida was home to the nation's fastest growing metro area from 2013 to 2014, according to new U.S. Census Bureau metropolitan statistical area,...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 26

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

Mar 25, 2015, 16:14 ET
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Union Membership Statistics in America, Live on C-SPAN's "America by the Numbers" Segment of "Washington Journal"

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: The union membership rate of wage and salary workers was 11.1 percent in...

Mar 25, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 25

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: HEALTH CARE PIONEERS Profile America — Wednesday, March 25th....

Mar 24, 2015, 13:09 ET
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Census Bureau - Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue: 2014 Fourth Quarter

 The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: This release provides quarterly estimates of state and local government...

Mar 24, 2015, 10:51 ET
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2015 Census Test Begins in Phoenix Area

The following media advisory was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: What: Residents in portions of Maricopa County, Ariz., will begin...

Mar 24, 2015, 10:26 ET
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New County and Metro Area Population Estimates to be Embargoed

The U.S. Census Bureau will offer an embargo period next week for members of the media to view the latest population estimates for counties,...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 24

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: NUTRITION AND FROZEN FOOD Profile America — Tuesday, March...

Mar 23, 2015, 12:49 ET
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Census Bureau Launches Instagram Account

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: Today the U.S. Census Bureau created an official Instagram account. The...

Mar 23, 2015, 10:40 ET
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Savannah-Area Residents Participate in 2015 Census Test

Beginning today, residents in the Savannah, Ga., area can fill out the 2015 Census Test questionnaire online. The test census will help the U.S....

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 23

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: ELEVATING AMERICA Profile America — Monday, March 23rd. The...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 22

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: STATE BAN ON DISCRIMINATION Profile America — Sunday,...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 21

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: AMERICAN WINES Profile America — Saturday, March 21st. Today...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 20

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: COINING A PHRASE Profile America — Friday, March...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:54 ET
Nearly 10 percent of U.S. residents are dissatisfied with their current housing, neighborhood, local safety or public services to the point that they want to move, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report released today. However, only 18.3 percent of the 11.2 million householders who wanted to move actually did so between 2010 and 2011.

Nearly 1 in 10 in the U.S. Want to Move, Census Bureau Reports

Nearly 10 percent of U.S. residents are dissatisfied with their current housing, neighborhood, local safety or public services to the point that...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 19

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST U.S. BANK ROBBERY Profile America — Thursday, March...

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For the past several years, the mover rate has remained between 11.5 and 12.5 percent, according to new 2014 statistics released today from the U.S. Census Bureau. The mover rate between 2013 and 2014 was 11.5 percent or 35.7 million people age 1 year and over.

U.S. Mover Rate Remains Stable at About 12 Percent Since 2008, Census Bureau Reports

For the past several years, the mover rate has remained between 11.5 and 12.5 percent, according to new 2014 statistics released today from the...

Mar 18, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 18

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: NATIONAL AGRICULTURE Profile America — Wednesday, March 18th....

Mar 17, 2015, 14:50 ET
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Census Bureau: Measuring America: A Child's Day

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: At A Glance infographic uses statistics from the Survey of Income and...