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U.S. health and personal care stores estimate 5.3 percent sales decrease for June

Health and personal care stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 5.3 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Home construction in the South increases in May

The total number of housing units under construction in May for the United States’ South region was 491,900, compared to 478,000 for April, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 0.3 percent increase in July sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in July were $40.9 billion, an increase of 0.3 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

New manufacturing orders for metalworking machinery manufacturing fall 2.4 percent in June

New orders for metalworking machinery manufacturing decreased $61 million, or 2.4 percent, to $2.52 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 1.1 percent increase in June sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in June were $21.5 billion, an increase of 1.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at Washington DC VAMC health facility

The Washington DC VA Medical Center, subsidiary 688 in Washington, District of Columbia scheduled 54,779 pending appointments in August compared to 52,765 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

U.S. grocery stores estimate 3.2 percent sales decrease for June

Grocery stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 3.2 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report little monthly change in July inventories

Inventories held by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in July were valued at $30.1 billion, nearly identical to the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Nevada's miscellaneous tax revenues up 33.1 percent since Q1 2019

Nevada collected $209 million in miscellaneous tax revenue during the first quarter of 2019, a 33.1 percent increase over the previous quarter when $157 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Residents and visitors to New Hampshire paid $2.9 billion in taxes in 2018

New Hampshire collected $2.9 billion in taxes in 2018, a 12.7 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Sales of new homes approved for construction slows in July compared to June 2019

The number of new houses not constructed yet but sold in the United States in July was 17,000, compared to 19,000 in June, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Residents and visitors to Nevada paid $9.2 billion in taxes in 2018

Nevada collected $9.2 billion in taxes in 2018, a 6.2 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report $11.4 billion in June sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in June 2019 were $11.4 billion.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in District of Columbia zip 20005 decreases in 2018

There were 175 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in District of Columbia zip code 20005 in 2018, a 12.5 percent decrease from 2017, which had 200 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

U.S. food services and drinking places report $66 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for food services and drinking places for June 2019 was $66 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

U.S. restaurants and other eating places report $57.9 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for restaurants and other eating places for June 2019 was $57.9 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

New manufacturing orders for ventilation, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment manufacturing have not changed in June

New orders for ventilation, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment manufacturing remained near the same, at $4.12 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

U.S. supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores estimate 3.2 percent sales decrease for June

Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 3.2 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

New manufacturing orders for defense capital goods fall 14.2 percent in May

New orders for defense capital goods decreased $2.14 billion, or 14.2 percent, to $12.89 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

New manufacturing orders for nondefense capital goods excluding aircraft climb 0.2 percent in May

New orders for nondefense capital goods excluding aircraft increased $165 million, or 0.2 percent, to $68.79 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

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