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Communications equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 45.8%

The communications equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 45.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Highlands County population was 100,177 in 2017

Highlands County, Florida had a population of 100,177 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Florida Business Daily.

Electrical equipment, appliances, and components industry had retained earnings of $160.5 billion in Q1

The electrical equipment, appliances, and components industry reported retained earnings of $160.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 0.4% of people in Bokeelia identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 1,349 citizens living in Bokeelia in 2017, 99.6% said they were only one race while 0.4% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Florida Business Daily.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 4.9 percent increase in year-over-year May sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in May 2019 were $13.5 billion, an increase of 4.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Winter Park ranked 120th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Winter Park ranked 120th among cities in Florida by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

$8.8 billion spent on public health care construction in January 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on health care structures for January 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $8.8 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Rental vacancies in Florida did not change much from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Rental vacancies in Florida were 8.3 percent in the first quarter of 2019, nearly the same as the previous quarter, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Census Bureau reports Liberty County population was 8,347 in 2017

Liberty County, Florida had a population of 8,347 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Florida Business Daily.

43.6% of households in Lloyd received food stamps in 2017

Lloyd ranked 28th in Florida for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Unfilled orders of aluminum and nonferrous metal products climb 0.7 percent in April

Unfilled orders for aluminum and nonferrous metal products increased $81 million, or 0.7 percent, to $11.69 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Desjardins Bank, National Association in Hallandale receives satisfactory rating from feds

Desjardins Bank, National Association in Hallandale, Florida received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Marco Island ranked 121st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Marco Island ranked 121st among cities in Florida by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Shipments of industrial machinery manufacturing climb 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for industrial machinery manufacturing increased $57 million, or 2.1 percent, to $2.8 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Census Bureau reports Leon County population was 285,890 in 2017

Leon County, Florida had a population of 285,890 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Florida Business Daily.

U.S. electric power generation, transmission and distribution services report 0.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for electric power generation, transmission and distribution industries across the U.S. was $118.5 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 0.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 9 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were valued at $27.6 billion, an increase of 9 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Shipments of photographic equipment manufacturing fall 1.5 percent in June

Shipments for photographic equipment manufacturing decreased $8 million, or 1.5 percent, to $532 million in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

43.2% of households in Gladeview received food stamps in 2017

Gladeview ranked 29th in Florida for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

North Palm Beach ranked 123rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

North Palm Beach ranked 123rd among cities in Florida by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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