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Press Release
"Utah is Nation�s Fastest-Growing State, Census Bureau Reports"
Utah’s population crossed the 3.0 million mark as it became the nation’s fastest-growing state over the last year.


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Utah es el estado de crecimiento m�s r�pido de la naci�n
La población de Utah pasó el umbral de 3.0 millones al convertirse en el estado de crecimiento más rápido de la nación el año pasado


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Census Bureau Commemorates Indiana Bicentennial
A graphic on population counts for the state of Indiana from every census since 1820, as well as the latest population estimates.


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New Census Data Show Differences Between Urban and Rural Populations
People who live in rural areas are more likely to own their own homes, live in their state of birth & have served in the military than their urban counterparts.


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"Median Earnings by Sex, Education and Generational Status"
Children of foreign-born parents, the second generation, were more likely to be college-educated and have higher incomes than parents’ generation.


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"Americans Moving at Historically Low Rates, Census Bureau Reports"
The percentage of Americans moving over a one-year period fell to an all time low in the United States to 11.2 percent in 2016.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month: November 2016
To commemorate American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month, the Census Bureau has compiled a list of statistics about this race group.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Veterans Day 2016: Nov. 11
A compilation of demographic and economic statistics on our nation’s Veterans.


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ACS Public Use Microdata Sample Files Now Available
The U.S. Census Bureau released the Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files from the 2015 American Community Survey (ACS) 1-year estimates.


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New American Community Survey Supplemental Estimates Tables
The U.S. Census Bureau released the 2015 Supplemental Estimates Tables from the American Community Survey.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Mes de la herencia hispana del 2016
Esta información presenta una serie de estadísticas actualizadas que describe el estado demográfico de la población Latina en los Estados Unidos.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Hispanic Heritage Month 2016
This fact sheet presents a range of updated statistics describing the demographic state of the nation’s Latino population.


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2015 Forum on Ethnic Groups From the Middle East and North Africa
Meeting summary and main findings report from the Census Bureau’s forum on testing a Middle Eastern or North African category on the 2015 National Content Test.


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"Income, Poverty & Health Insurance Statistics and ACS Results"
MEDIA ADVISORY: Release schedule for 2015 income, poverty and health insurance coverage statistics and the 2015 American Community Survey results.


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Census Bureau to Embargo Inaugural Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs
Media advisory: A two-day embargo will be offered for members of the media to view the latest information from the first-ever Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs.


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2016 International Data Base Update
The current update provides revisions for 14 countries and areas, incorporating new data from censuses, surveys, and administrative records and new analyses.


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2014 ACS: Fertility of Women in the United States Tables
The Census Bureau releases new tables focusing on trends for women with a birth in the previous 12 months.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Back to School: 2016-2017
This edition of Facts for Features highlights the many statistics associated with the return to classrooms by our nation’s students and teachers.


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Annual Update for HIV/AIDS Surveillance Data Base in Its 30th Year
Annual update of the interactive global resource on the prevalence of HIV infection and AIDS cases and deaths .


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Infographic: 30-Year-Olds: Then and Now
This infographic shows how 30-year-olds today compare with those in 1975.


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"Condado de Sumter, Florida, tiene poblaci?n de mayor edad del pa?s "
El único condado con una mayoría de la población de 65 años o más, sigue siendo Sumter, Florida, donde el 54.8 por ciento alcanzó la edad de jubilación en 2015.


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"Sumter County, Fla., is Nation's Oldest, Census Bureau Reports"
The nation's only county with a majority of the population age 65 or older remains Sumter, Fla., where 54.8 percent had reached retirement age in 2015.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
The Fourth of July: 2016
On this day in 1776, the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence, setting the 13 colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation.


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2015 Annual Survey of Public Pensions
This annual survey provides a comprehensive look at the financial activity of the nation’s state and locally administered defined benefit pension systems.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act: July 26
July 26, 1990: President George H.W. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act, which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities.


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Five of the Nation�s Eleven Fastest-Growing Cities are in Texas
Georgetown, Texas, was the nation's fastest-growing city between 2014 and 2015.


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New Subcounty Population and Housing Unit Estimates to be Embargoed
Media Advisory: The U.S. Census Bureau will offer a two-day media embargo period for subscribers to view the 2015 population estimates.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
2016 Hurricane Season Begins
The U.S. Census Bureau produces timely local statistics that are critical to emergency planning, preparedness and recovery efforts.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: May 2016
A host of statistical information on the Asian and Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population groups.


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Estimates of U.S. Population by Age and Sex
A downloadable file containing estimates of the resident U.S. population by single year of age and sex is available.


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Updates to Census Business Builder: Regional Analyst Edition
The latest update includes the addition of ACS and SBO statistics, new features including a new data dashboard and performance improvements.


Facts for Features & Special Editions
Older Americans Month: May 2016
President Kennedy first celebrated older Americans by designating May 1963 as Senior Citizens Month.


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American Indian Areas Named as Test Sites for the 2020 Census
The 2017 Census Test will be conducted in selected tribal areas in Washington, North Dakota and South Dakota and in a sample of addresses nationwide.


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Updates to Census Business Builder: Small Business Edition
The latest update to the Small Business Edition includes the addition of ACS statistics, new features including a new data dashboard & performance improvements.


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Survey of Market Absorption 2015 Annual Report
This report provides absorption details for units constructed in 2014.

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