Choosing the best place to live is a difficult decision, but according to statistics on moving from the US Census Bureau, it’s a decision millions of us make — 11% of Americans move each year. As many movers learn, once the choice to relocate is made, moving can be a stressful, expensive process. That’s because […]
The Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said that new housing starts rebounded in June after a soft spring. New residential construction rose from an... The post Housing Starts Rebounded in June after a Soft Spring appeared first on Shopfloor.
From the Census Bureau: Permits, Starts and CompletionsHousing Starts:Privately-owned housing starts in June were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,215,000. This is 8.3 percent above the revised May estimate of 1,122,000 and is 2.1 percent above the June 2016 rate of 1,190,000. Show More Summary
Yvette Santana pilots a new project to coalesce Hispanic women. With nearly 58 million Hispanics residing stateside and one in every four children born in the United States being Hispanic, the US Census Bureau identifies the Hispanic population as one of the nation's fastest growing groups. Show More Summary
This is not the data the Fed was looking for: after the 4th consecutive miss in CPI data, moments ago the Census Bureau also reported June retail sales which was unexpectedly poor, missing across the board once again, and judging byShow More Summary
On a monthly basis, retail sales decreased 0.3 percent from May to June (seasonally adjusted), and sales were up 2.8 percent from June 2016.From the Census Bureau report:Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for June...Show More Summary
The July 2017 Census Business Builder update gives businesses the ability to gather data on locales close to them or where they plan to expand.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit declined from $47.59 billion in April to $46.51 billion in May. The trade deficit has... The post U.S. Trade Deficit Narrowed in May, with Real Goods Exports Reaching a New High appeared first on Shopfloor.
The Census Bureau said that new factory orders declined for the second straight month, down 0.8 percent in May, pulling back once again from March’s fastest pace since November 2014.... The post Factory Orders Declined in May for the Second Straight Month appeared first on Shopfloor.
From the Department of Commerce reported:The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $46.5 billion in May, down $1.1 billion from $47.6 billion in April, revised. Show More Summary
The Census Bureau said that private manufacturing construction spending eased again in May, down 1.7 percent. The value of construction put in place in the sector declined from $70.59 billion... The post Manufacturing Construction Activity Eased Again in May appeared first on Shopfloor.
Earlier today, the Census Bureau reported that overall construction spending was unchanged in May:Construction spending during May 2017 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,230.1 billion, nearly the same as the revised April estimate of $1,230.4 billion. Show More Summary
A leadership shuffle at the U.S. Census Bureau is underway as the agency faces funding issues and other challenges in preparing for the 2020 Census.
Despite laws in place since the 1960s, men still make more than women in the average American workplace. Harvard Business Review sought to examine the gender wage gap using U.S. Census Bureau information. What the publication found was a closer view of why this wage gap exists between males versus females in America. Show More Summary
The Census Bureau said that growth in new durable goods orders fell for the second straight month in May, down 1.1 percent. New orders decreased from $230.7 billion in April... The post New Durable Goods Orders Fell for the Second Straight Month in May appeared first on Shopfloor.
Weekend:• Schedule for Week of June 25, 2017Monday:• At 8:30 AM ET, Durable Goods Orders for May from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 0.4% decrease in durable goods orders.• Also at 8:30 AM, Chicago Fed National Activity Index for May. Show More Summary
Latest data by the U.S. Census Bureau shows Utah is seeing a growing wave of diversity. The Deseret News reports (http://bit.ly/2t5ZaIm ) the data, which was released Thursday, shows no … Click to Continue »
The key economic reports this week are Personal Income and Outlays for May, Case-Shiller house prices, and the third estimate of Q1 GDP. ----- Monday, June 26th ----- 8:30 AM: Durable Goods Orders for May from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 0.4% decrease in durable goods orders.8:30 AM: Chicago Fed National Activity Index for May. Show More Summary
The Census Bureau reports New Home Sales in May were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 610 thousand. The previous three months combined were revised up."Sales of new single-family houses in May 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Show More Summary
The Census Bureau released estimates for demographic breakdowns for each county — in 2060. With these estimates as the baseline, Niraj Chokshi and Quoctrung Bui for The Upshot compared it… Tags: census, demographics, Upshot