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Measuring Technology and the Economy (Tech Stats) centralizes Census Bureau data collections and research products that focus on technology and measuring technology's impact on the economy.
Businesses are the pulse of our economy and serve as important barometers of the economic health of the economy.
Business and Owner Characteristics
Businesses and their owners are as diverse as the people of this nation. Understanding these details are essential to interpreting our national economy
Business and Workforce Dynamics
Businesses and their workforces are continually expanding and contracting. Tracking these dynamics provides us with a better understanding of the U.S. economy.
The Economic Census is the official five-year measure of American businesses providing comprehensive statistics at the national, state, and local levels. Follow the 2022 Economic Census release schedule for additional information.
The Census Bureau produces monthly and quarterly snapshots of key sectors within the U.S. economy.
Expenses and Expenditures
Capital and Operating expenses provides detailed information on such items as structures, equipment, software, health insurance, R & D, and payroll.
Product inventories, including raw materials, partially finished products, and more.
The U.S. Census Bureau joins the celebration by providing a week's worth of rich content, including statistics that inform businesses and policymakers.
Sales, Receipts, Shipments, or Production
Information on sales and production over a given time period. View data from the monthly Economic Indicator in the Indicator briefing room.
Search or Browse for NAICS codes
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments.
Search or Browse for NAPCS codes
NAPCS is a comprehensive, market- or demand-based, hierarchical classification system for products (goods and services) that is not industry-of-origin based.
Use detailed statistics about U.S. businesses that are essential to help small businesses succeed and grow.