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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