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Connecticut sees 1,675,500 non-farm payroll employees in March

Connecticut reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of March was 1,675,500.

Connecticut collected 18.7% more in income taxes in 2018

Of the $19.1 billion in taxes collected by Connecticut in 2018, $10.5 billion came from income taxes, a 18.7 percent increase over the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Unfilled orders of computer and electronic products hold steady in April

Unfilled orders for computer and electronic products decreased marginally in April ($118.05 billion), according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Telecommunications industry had retained earnings of $137.1 billion in Q1

The telecommunications industry reported retained earnings of $137.1 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in plastics and rubber products industry fall 0.1 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the plastics and rubber products industry decrease $24 million, or 0.1 percent, to $27.2 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade, durable goods subsector industries' Q1 income up 127.4%

The wholesale trade, durable goods subsector industries' after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was up 127.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of meat, poultry and seafood product processing fall 0.9 percent in June

Shipments for meat, poultry and seafood product processing decreased $172 million, or 0.9 percent, to $19.1 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

U.S. publishing, excluding online publishing services report 5.7% increase in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for publishing, excluding online publishing industries across the U.S. was $93.8 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 5.7 percent increase over the previous quarter.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 4.9 percent increase in year-over-year May inventories

Inventories held by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in May were valued at $13.1 billion, an increase of 4.9 percent from the same period a year earlier.

U.S. hospitals services report $300.6 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for hospitals services across the U.S. was $300.6 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

$8.5 billion spent on public health care construction in March 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on health care structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $8.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Shipments of beverage manufacturing fall 0.2 percent in June

Shipments for beverage manufacturing decreased $16 million, or 0.2 percent, to $8.6 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Management and technical consulting services industry reports $21.5 billion in Q1 net sales

The management and technical consulting services industry had $21.5 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Shipments of beverage and tobacco products fall 0.9 percent in June

Shipments for beverage and tobacco products decreased $116 million, or 0.9 percent, to $12.6 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Inventories in paint, coating and adhesive, manufacturing industry fall 1.2 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the paint, coating and adhesive, manufacturing industry decrease $48 million, or 1.2 percent, to $3.9 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Broadcasting, except internet industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 39.9%

The broadcasting, except internet industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 39.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Telecommunications industry posts after-tax income of $3.7 billion in Q1

The telecommunications industry reported after-tax income of $3.7 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Connecticut ranks 8th highest in state, local government GDP, study finds

Connecticut finished eighth highest in the size of its state and local government operations, based on their share of the state’s gross domestic product, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

Computer systems design and related services industry reports $56 billion in Q1 net sales

The computer systems design and related services industry had $56 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

U.S. information services report 1.0% increase in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for information industries across the U.S. was $425.7 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 1.0 percent increase over the previous quarter.

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