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"2013 Age, Sex, Race, Hispanic Origin and Foreign-Born Table Packages"
National level tables from the 2013 CPS for age groups, the Hispanic population, the black population, the Asian population and the foreign-born population.


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Census Bureau Projects U.S. and World Populations on New Year�s Day
As our nation prepares to ring in the new year, the U.S. Census Bureau today projected the United States population will be 322,762,018 on Jan. 1, 2016.


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Population of Cities Involved in College Football�s Four-Team Playoff
Population of cities involved in the four-team playoff in college football’s top division: Norman, OK; Clemson, SC; Tuscaloosa, AL; and East Lansing, MI.


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"Carolina del Norte, el 9no estado con poblaci�n de 10 millones o m�s"
North Carolina added more people between 2014 and 2015 than all but five other states to reach this milestone.


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North Carolina Becomes Ninth State with 10 Million Population
North Carolina added more people between 2014 and 2015 than all but five other states to reach this milestone.


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Number of Minority- and Women-Owned Firms on the Rise
Findings from the Survey of Business Owners show the number of minority- and women-owned firms each rose by more than 2 million from 2007 to 2012.


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Geographical Mobility: 2015
Historical and detailed tables tables describe the movement of people in the United States, including type of move and reason for moving.


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Statistics on Veterans: 52 Infographics
A collection of demographic and socio-economic statistics on military veterans provided for each state, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.


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Census Bureau Statement on Classifying Filipinos
The Census Bureau has no current plans to classify Filipinos outside of the Asian race category.


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Census Bureau Reports at Least 350 Languages Spoken in U.S. Homes
These tables are among the most comprehensive data ever released from the Census Bureau on languages spoken less widely in the United States.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month: November 2015
To commemorate American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month, the Census Bureau has compiled a list of statistics about this race group.


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Visualization: Measuring Race and Ethnicity Across the Decades
This interactive infographic allows users to understand how race and ethnicity categories have changed over time since the 1790 Census.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Hispanic Heritage Month 2015
This fact sheet presents a range of updated statistics describing the demographic state of the nation’s Latino population.


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World Population Clock Updated with New Features
The Census Bureau recently updated its popular World Population Clock Web tool with features and information for 228 countries.


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American Community Survey Migration Products
New American Community Survey migration flows tables show how many residents move from one county or metro area to another during the course of a year.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
"Hurricane Katrina 10th Anniversary: Aug. 29, 2015"
Hurricane Katrina is the costliest U.S. hurricane on record, and the deadliest to strike our nation since 1928.


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Living Arrangements of Adults
A new table looks at the living arrangements of the adult population 18 years and older.


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2015 International Population Estimates and Projections
The Census Bureau has released population estimates and projections for 24 countries through its International Data Base.


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Census Bureau Seeks Input from Tribal Leaders for 2020 Census
The Census Bureau plans to conduct eight tribal consultation meetings and one national webinar with 566 federally recognized tribes across the country.


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Millennials Outnumber Baby Boomers and Are Far More Diverse
Millennials, or America’s youth born between 1982 and 2000, now number 83.1 million and represent more than one quarter of the nation’s population.


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Detailed Population Estimates to be Embargoed
Media Advisory - There will be two-day embargo for members of the media to view the latest population estimates by age, sex, race & Hispanic origin.


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Ten U.S. Cities Now Have 1 Million or More People
2014 Population Estimates - San Jose, Calif., is now among the 10 U.S. cities with a population of 1 million or more, according to recently released estimates.


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New Subcounty Population and Housing Unit Estimates to be Embargoed
The 2014 subcounty population estimates and housing unit estimates will be posted to the Census Bureau’s embargo site at 10 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 19.


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Infographic � World War II: 70 Years On
The Census Bureau presents a wide range of statistics related to those who served in World War II.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Older Americans Month: May 2015
To commemorate Older Americans Month, the Census Bureau has compiled a list of statistics pertaining to our senior citizens.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: May 2015
A host of statistical information on the Asian and Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population groups.


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Population Estimates by Age/Sex: April 2010 to July 2014
A downloadable file containing estimates of the resident U.S. population by single year of age and sex for April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014.


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Population Changes in U.S. Island Areas Over Last Decade
A new report examines demographic trends, such as median age, for U.S. Island Areas over the last decade.


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Census Bureau Releases Updated Tables on Fertility
New tables and figures on children ever born, rates of childlessness and relationship status at first birth for women with selected demographic characteristics.


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Population Estimates for Counties and Metro Areas
The Villages, Fla., Nation's Fastest-Growing Metro Area for Second Year in a Row.


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"Nearly 1 in 10 in the U.S. Want to Move, Census Bureau Reports"
Nearly 10% of U.S. residents are dissatisfied with their current housing, neighborhood, local safety or public services to the point that they want to move.


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U.S. Mover Rate Remains Stable at About 12 Percent Since 2008
Statistics from the Current Population Survey and new American Community Survey report provide a detailed picture of migration in the United States.


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Measuring America: A Child�s Day
At A Glance infographic uses statistics from the Survey of Income and Program Participation to examine aspects of a child’s well-being.


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New County and Metro Area Population Estimates to be Embargoed
Members of the media will have embargo access to view the latest population estimates for counties, metropolitan and micropolitan areas, and Puerto Rico.


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U.S. Cities Home to 62.7% of Population but Comprise 3.5% of Land Area
A majority of the U.S. population lives in incorporated places or cities, although these areas only make up a small fraction of the U.S. land area.


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New Census Bureau Report Analyzes U.S. Population Projections
A new report provides an in-depth analysis of the nation’s population looking forward to 2060.​

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