Jobs & Unemployment
When the government releases new data—or when we go digging for hard-to-find, interesting information—you’ll find the resulting reports here. The Census Bureau, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Congressional Budget Office, and more: we provide bias-free context and visuals to help you understand the latest from these agencies. USAFacts is always digging into data, so check back often for new reports.
Trade & Tariffs
US trade policy has been a significant issue during the Trump presidency, especially with China, Canada and Mexico. Here's where trade stood before recent pacts were signed.
The marriage rate has dropped significantly over the past four decades. Census data shows what that means for different demographic groups.
It's been a decade since the last official census. Get ready to be counted.
Days before the speech, USAFacts released the State of the Union in Numbers, a data-driven, nonpartisan snapshot of the country. It's a comprehensive look at the United States that can supplement what the president said in front of Congress.
Jobs & Unemployment
Women held just over half of all jobs on payrolls—those working full- or part-time for companies and other establishments—in December 2019, outnumbering men for the first time since 2010, according to monthly data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
A recently released report from the Department of Homeland Security shows a significant drop in refugee arrivals since 2016.
Every facet of population change is contributing to the decline in growth.
In short, the data to fully answer this question isn’t available, though based on available government data and documents, there may be over 80,000 military personnel in the region.
As the year draws to a close, it’s natural to be retrospective. But with so many measures of the American economy, what’s the best way to take stock of 2019?
Manufacturing's smaller role is apparent in all but a few states and subsectors of the industry.