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National Doctors Day: March 30, 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey estimated 712,332 civilians 16 years and over were employed as “Other physicians.” Median earnings was $226,590.

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Major League Baseball Opening Day: March 30, 2023
The 2021 Population Estimates of the 25 metro areas with MLB teams found the largest is New York with 19,768,458 and the smallest is Milwaukee with 1,566,487.

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Mom and Pop Business Owners Day: March 29, 2023
The 2019 Statistics of U.S. Businesses counted employment of 133.0M, of which 71.3M worked for enterprises with 500+ employees and 61.7M for those under 500.

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World Water Day: March 22, 2023
Total U.S. construction spending on water supply hit a high of $2.4B in August 2022. That same month had record spending on sewage and waste disposal of $3.1B.

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National Agriculture Day and Week: March 21 and 21-27, 2023
The 2019 American Community Survey estimated 468,808 farmers, ranchers, and other agriculture managers in the U.S. — 411,859 male and 56,949 female.

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Certified Nurses Day: March 19, 2023
The 2019 American Community Survey estimated 2,523,490 registered nurses in the United States. Over 2.1 million were female and nearly 337,000 were male.

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National Poultry Day: March 19, 2023
The 2019 County Business Patterns program counted 524 poultry processing establishments in the U.S. with 243,310 employees earning $8.28B in annual payroll.

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Sunshine Week & Freedom of Information Day: March 12-18 & 16, 2023
President Johnson signed into law the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act on July 4, 1966. The American Society of News Editors launched Sunshine Week in 2005.

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Employee Appreciation Day: March 3, 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey estimated about 109.6M full-time, year-round civilian workers aged 16 and over in the U.S. and median earnings were $53,888.

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Ohio 220th Anniversary of Statehood (1803): March 1, 2023
Ohio ratified the U.S. Constitution on March 1, 1803 – (17th state). Nickname: The Buckeye State. Motto: With God, all things are possible.

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Valentine’s Day: February 14, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, 49.7% of men and 46.5% of women 15 years and over are now married. Never married are 37.1% men and 31.3% women.

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County Business Patterns
The U.S. Census Bureau today released the 2021 County Business Patterns (CBP) First Look data table.

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Massachusetts 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1788): February 6, 2023
Massachusetts ratified the U.S. Constitution on Feb. 6, 1788 – (6th). Nickname: The Bay State. Motto: By the sword we seek peace, but peace only under liberty.

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American Heart Month: February 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey estimates there were 712,332 physicians, 122,904 physician assistants, 17,891 radiologists, and 51,318 surgeons in the U.S.

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National Popcorn Day: January 19, 2023
According to the Popcorn Board, Americans consume 14 billion quarts of popped popcorn each year, based on 2016-2020 sales. That about 43 quarts per person.

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National Pharmacist Day: January 12, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, there were 261,009 pharmacists and 256,901 pharmacy technicians in the United States.

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National Milk Day: January 11, 2023
According to the 2021 Annual Survey of Manufactures, fluid milk manufacturing shipments were valued at $41.3 billion and involved 55,364 employees.

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Connecticut 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1788): January 9, 2023
Connecticut ratified the U.S. Constitution on Jan. 9, 1788 – (5th state). Nickname: The Constitution State. Motto: He Who Transplanted Still Sustains.

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Georgia 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1788): January 2, 2023
Georgia ratified the U.S. Constitution on Jan. 2, 1788, fourth of the original 13 states to do so. Nickname: Peach State. Motto: Wisdom, Justice, Moderation.

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National Hot Tea Month: January 2023
U.S. imports of tea, spices, etc., were valued above $2.84 billion in 2021, $1.08 billion more than the $1.75 billion value a decade earlier in 2011.

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