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Sewage and waste disposal construction spending up 18.7% from June 2018 to June 2019

Construction spending on sewage and waste disposal structures for June 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $26.76 billion, a 18.7 percent increase from the same period a year earlier, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released on Aug. 6.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report $40.8 billion in June sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in June 2019 were $40.8 billion.

U.S. advertising, public relations and related services report 5.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for advertising, public relations and related services industries across the U.S. was $25.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 5.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

U.S. travel arrangement and reservation services report $12.5 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for travel arrangement and reservation services across the U.S. was $12.5 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Illinois' miscellaneous tax revenues down 7.4 percent since Q1 2019

Illinois collected $126 million in miscellaneous tax revenue during the first quarter of 2019, a 7.4 percent decrease over the previous quarter when $136 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Home vacancies in Rhode Island up 0.5% from 2017 to 2018

Home vacancies in Rhode Island were 1.2 percent in 2018, an increase of 0.5 percent over the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in April.

51.4 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Quonochontaug, Rhode Island

51.4 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Quonochontaug, Rhode Island in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

$324.1 billion spent on public construction in June 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for June 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $324.1 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

New manufacturing orders for turbines, generators and other power transmission equipment fall 3.4 percent in May

New orders for turbines, generators and other power transmission equipment decreased $151 million, or 3.4 percent, to $4.26 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Bradford in 2017

Of the 1,477 people living in Bradford in 2017, 53.8 percent (794) were women and 46.2 percent (683) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Rhode Island Business Daily

New manufacturing orders for transportation equipment climb 3.7 percent in June

New orders for transportation equipment increased $2.85 billion, or 3.7 percent, to $80.38 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 0.1 percent increase in June inventories

Inventories held by paper and paper products wholesalers in June were valued at $9.5 billion, an increase of 0.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

New manufacturing orders for motor vehicle bodies, trailers and parts climb 1 percent in June

New orders for motor vehicle bodies, trailers and parts increased $278 million, or 1 percent, to $28.25 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Construction on nearly 6,600 housing units completed in June in Northeast

The total number of single-family homes completed in June for the Northeast region of the U.S. was 6,600, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Census Bureau: 2.5% of people in Warwick identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 81,218 citizens living in Warwick in 2017, 97.5% said they were only one race while 2.5% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Rhode Island Business Daily.

39.9% unemployed in Greenville in 2017

39.9 percent of Greenville residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

New manufacturing orders for metalworking machinery manufacturing climb 1.5 percent in May

New orders for metalworking machinery manufacturing increased $39 million, or 1.5 percent, to $2.58 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Residents and visitors to Alaska paid $1.6 billion in taxes in 2018

Alaska collected $1.6 billion in taxes in 2018, a 38.1 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 0.1 percent decrease in June inventories

Inventories held by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in June were valued at $30.9 billion, a decrease of 0.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. beer, wine and liquor stores report $5 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for beer, wine and liquor stores for June 2019 was $5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

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