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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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65th GRAMMY Awards: February 5, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, there were 19,770 music directors and composers and 35,698 musicians and singers in the United States.


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Mail Carrier Day: February 4, 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey estimated 709,282 civilian employees in the U.S. Postal Service (405,762 male and 303,520 female), down from 716,936 in 2010.


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National Women Physician Day: February 3, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, there were 272,196 women physicians. Full-time earnings were $185,183.


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Groundhog Day: February 2, 2023
According to NOAA, the 137th Groundhog Day originated from an ancient celebration midway between the winter solstice and spring equinox — the middle of winter.


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Proof of Concept for Upcoming 2020 Census Product
A “Proof of Concept” giving data users an opportunity to review how a new disclosure avoidance methodology would affect an upcoming 2020 Census data product.


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Irish American Heritage Month and St. Patrick’s Day: March 2023
To commemorate this day which celebrates all things Irish, the Census Bureau presents a variety of statistics on Irish-Americans.


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2020 Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement 5-Year Geographic Mobility Tables Available
The U.S. Census Bureau released 5-year national and regional geographic mobility and migration estimates from the 2020 CPS ASEC.


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Migration Flows Data Available for Counties, MSAs and MCDs
The 5-year data provide estimates of in-migration, out-migration and net migration of movers and nonmovers between origin and destination of these geographies.


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National Spouses Day: January 26, 2023
According to the Current Population Survey 2022 ASEC Supplement, there are some 131.7M married adults age 15+ in the U.S., not counting 4.6M who are separated.


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Lunar New Year: January 22, 2023
With celebrations also known as Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, many people across the world will welcome the Year of the Rabbit with reunions and hope.


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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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Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday and Day of Service: January 16
In 1983, Congress made the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. a federal holiday. In 1994, Congress added the national day of service. Learn more at MLKDay.gov.


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National Black (African American) History Month: February 2023
To commemorate and celebrate the contributions to our nation made by people of African descent, historian Carter G. Woodson established Black History Week.


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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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New Year's Day 2023: January 1, 2023
The U.S. Census Bureau projects the U.S. population will be 334,233,854 on Jan. 1, 2023. This is an annual increase of 1,571,393, or 0.47%, from Jan. 1, 2022.


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Cambios en las poblaciones urbanas y rurales tras el Censo del 2020
La población urbana del país aumentó un 6.4% entre el 2010 y el 2020.


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Census Bureau Projects U.S. and World Populations on New Year’s Day
The U.S. Census Bureau projected the U.S. population will be 334,233,854 on January 1, 2023.


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Nation’s Urban and Rural Populations Shift Following 2020 Census
The nation's urban population increased by 6.4% between 2010 and 2020 based on 2020 Census data and a change in the way urban areas are defined.


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Aumento poblacional: señal temprana de recuperación en medio del COVID
La intensificación de la migración internacional neta impulsa el crecimiento de la población de los EE. UU.


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Growth in U.S. Population Shows Early Indication of Recovery Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
The U.S. resident population increased by 0.4%, or 1,256,003, to 333,287,557 in 2022, according to the 2022 national and state population estimates.


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School Enrollment Rises Slightly in 2021
The enrollment rate at U.S. schools rose slightly between 2020 and 2021, as approximately 1% more people under age 35 enrolled in school.


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New Jersey 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1787): December 18, 2022
New Jersey ratified the U.S. Constitution on December 18, 1787. It was the third of the original 13 colonies to join the Union.


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Wright Brothers Day: December 17, 2022
On Dec. 17, 1903, Orville Wright piloted the first flight for 12 seconds and flew 120 feet. On the fourth and final flight, Wilbur flew 59 seconds and 852 feet.


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Virginia 245th Anniversary – First State to Ratify the Articles of Confederation (1777): December 16, 2022
The Articles needed approval from all 13 states. First from Virginia on December 16, 1777, to Maryland on March 1, 1781, 38 months and 14 days had passed.


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Bill of Rights Day (1791): December 15, 2022
The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution focus on individual rights and were ratified on Dec. 15, 1791. Amendment I protects freedom of expression.


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Census Bureau Releases Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates for States, Counties and School Districts
The median estimated poverty rate for school-age children in all U.S. school districts in 2021 was 14.5%, according to data released today by the Census Bureau.


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Update on Confidentiality Protections for 2023 Current Population Survey Public-Use File
The U.S. Census Bureau today announced modified confidentiality protections for the Current Population Survey Public-Use File (CPS PUF).


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Pennsylvania 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1787): December 12, 2022
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution on December 12, 1787. It was the second of the original 13 colonies to join the Union.


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Mississippi 205th Anniversary of Statehood (1817): December 10, 2022
Mississippi was admitted to the Union on December 10, 1817, as the 20th state, with generally the same boundary as the present state.


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Costos de vivienda: carga excesiva para más de 19 millones
Más del 40% (19 millones) de los hogares del país que alquilan su vivienda destinan más del 30% de sus ingresos al costo de la vivienda.


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More Than 19 Million Renters Burdened by Housing Costs
Over 40% (19 million) of renter households spent more than 30% of their income on housing costs during the 2017-2021 period according to new ACS estimates.


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Delaware 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1787): December 7, 2022
Delaware ratified the U.S. Constitution on Dec. 7, 1787. It was the first of the original 13 colonies to join the Union and is thus known as “The First State.”


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National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day: December 7, 2022
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, of the 16.5 million veterans in the U.S., 4.0 million were 75 years and older and 182,603 were WWII veterans.


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Cyber Monday: November 28, 2022
According to USA.Gov, “Cyber Monday is the day with sales and discounts across online retailers.” Check out these shopping stats and other links.

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