Category Archives: U.S. Census Bureau

169 Million Pounds of Pistachios Were Consumed in 2010- Did You Eat Your Share?

You know when you are watching a court room type of show? And the lawyer starts angrily quoting statistics in an attempt to back up their point and make a rousing closing argument that will sway the jury to their … Continue reading

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A New Window Into America’s Past

On April 2, the National Archives and Records Administration of the United States released for the first time the 1940 census.  This is the most recent of the decennial censuses to be made available to libraries, researchers, genealogists and the general … Continue reading

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