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Business Trends and Outlook Survey Data Release
The U.S. Census Bureau today released data from the Business Trends and Outlook Survey (BTOS), a survey that measures business conditions on an ongoing basis.


Press Release
Business Trends and Outlook Survey Data Release
The U.S. Census Bureau today released data from the Business Trends and Outlook Survey (BTOS), a survey that measures business conditions on an ongoing basis.


Press Release
Business Trends and Outlook Survey Data Release
The U.S. Census Bureau today released data from the Business Trends and Outlook Survey (BTOS), a survey that measures business conditions on an ongoing basis.


Press Release
Business Trends and Outlook Survey Data Release
The U.S. Census Bureau today released data from the Business Trends and Outlook Survey (BTOS), a survey that measures business conditions on an ongoing basis.


Stats for Stories
Earth Science Week: October 9-15, 2022
The 2021 American Community Survey estimated about 11.1M civilians aged 16 and over were employed in computer, engineering, and science occupations.


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Fire Prevention Week: October 9-15, 2022
The 2021 American Community Survey estimates there were about 375,000 civilians employed full-time as firefighters, fire inspectors, and supervisors in the U.S.


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U.S. Census Bureau Data Help Hurricane Ian Efforts
Demographic and economic data from the U.S. Census Bureau are available on the areas impacted by Hurricane Ian.


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Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance: September 11
The 2019 American Community Survey estimated there were 190,799 emergency medical technicians and paramedics, up from 136,900 in 2010.


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National Preparedness Month: September 2022
When major disasters strike, visit the Census Bureau's Emergency Management page (under TOPIC) to access demographic and economic data for the impacted areas.


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Puerto Rico Constitution Day: July 25, 2022
The 2020 Census counted 3,285,874 people living in Puerto Rico on April 1, 2020, a decline of 11.8% from the 2010 Census on April 1, 2010.


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2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season: June 1-November 30
The U.S. Census Bureau’s OnTheMap for Emergency Management offers real-time access to data about the people living and working in areas affected by hurricanes.


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National Ocean Month: June 2022
There are 255 coastline counties in the U.S. located in three regions across 23 states: the Atlantic Ocean (129), Pacific Ocean (70, and Gulf of Mexico (56).


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National Volunteer Week: April 17-23, 2022
The 2019 Volunteering in America Report found 77.9M adults (30 percent) volunteered 5.8B hours. Economic value was estimated at $147B.


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Red Cross Month: March 2022
The U.S. Census Bureau produces timely local data that are critical to Emergency Management: mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery efforts.


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National Weatherperson’s Day: February 5, 2022
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of jobs for atmospheric scientists, including meteorologists, will grow 8% to 10,700 from 2020 to 2030.

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