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Computer and peripheral equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 52.3%

The computer and peripheral equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 52.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Communications equipment industry posts after-tax income of $4.4 billion in Q1

The communications equipment industry reported after-tax income of $4.4 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 23.9% of people in Ewa Beach identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 15,047 citizens living in Ewa Beach in 2017, 76.1% said they were only one race while 23.9% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Hawaii Business Daily.

Motor vehicles and parts industry reports $208.7 billion in Q1 net sales

The motor vehicles and parts industry had $208.7 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

26.1% of households in Pahoa received food stamps in 2017

Pahoa ranked 20th in Hawaii for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

$314.6 billion spent on public construction in January 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for January 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $314.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Census Bureau reports Ainaloa population was 3,099 in 2017

Ainaloa had a population of 3,099 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Hawaii Business Daily.

Wailea ranked 31st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Wailea ranked 31st among cities in Hawaii by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Inventories in electrical equipment, appliances and components industry did not change much in April

Inventories for businesses in the electrical equipment, appliances and components industry was unchanged over April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

25.1% of households in Kualapuu received food stamps in 2017

Kualapuu ranked 21st in Hawaii 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 iron and steel mills and ferroalloy and steel product manufacturing fall 2.2 percent in April

Unfilled orders for iron and steel mills and ferroalloy and steel product manufacturing decreased $372 million, or 2.2 percent, to $16.16 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Hawaii collected $7.7 billion in sales and gross receipts taxes in 2018

Of the $7.7 billion in taxes collected by Hawaii in 2018, 61.3 percent, or $4.7 billion, came from sales and gross receipts taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Management and technical consulting services industry Q1 net sales up 1.1%

The management and technical consulting services industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 1.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lawai ranked 32nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Lawai ranked 32nd among cities in Hawaii by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

25% of households in Koloa received food stamps in 2017

Koloa ranked 22nd in Hawaii for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Shipments of farm machinery and equipment manufacturing climb 4.7 percent in June

Shipments for farm machinery and equipment manufacturing increased $119 million, or 4.7 percent, to $2.7 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Sewage and waste disposal construction spending in March hits $25.4 billion

Construction spending on sewage and waste disposal structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $25.4 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

24.1% of households in Maili received food stamps in 2017

Maili ranked 24th in Hawaii for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau reports Anahola population was 1,986 in 2017

Anahola had a population of 1,986 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Hawaii Business Daily.

Inventories in electromedical, measuring and control instrument manufacturing industry climb 0.2 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the electromedical, measuring and control instrument manufacturing industry increase $38 million, or 0.2 percent, to $15.6 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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