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On the Road in Alaska

Written by: John H. Thompson Last week I wrote about the series of tribal consultation meetings that the U.S. Census Bureau is holding across the country. These consultations are one aspect of our preparations for the 2020 Census, just like … Continue reading

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New American Community Survey Data Released Today

Written by: John H. Thompson Today the U.S. Census Bureau released a new set of annual data from the American Community Survey (ACS). The data give us unique insight into the year-to-year changes taking place in our communities across the … Continue reading

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New Web Features Highlight the U.S. Census Bureau’s International Data

Written by: John H. Thompson The U.S. and World Population Clock is one of the most popular features on Census.gov. More than 2.4 million users a year access it to find national and world population estimates, as well as statistics … Continue reading

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A Timely Portrait of America’s Business Owners from the Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs

Written by: John H. Thompson I’m pleased to announce the beginning of data collection for the inaugural Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs. This new survey will be a supplement to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Survey of Business Owners, which is conducted … Continue reading

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New Advance Report on International Trade Available Today

Written by: John H. Thompson Today, the U.S. Census Bureau released the first-ever Advance Report: U.S. International Trade in Goods. The Department of Commerce is “America’s Data Agency,” and this report is part of our ongoing efforts to release U.S. … Continue reading

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