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Arizona’s license tax revenues up 7.1 percent since Q1 2018

Arizona collected $135 million in license tax revenue during the 1st quarter of 2019, a 7.1 percent increase over the same period the previous year when $126 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Scientific research and development services industry's Q1 income down 3%

The scientific research and development services industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was down 3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Arizona collects $310.7 million in tobacco products sales tax in 2017

Of the $15.3 billion in taxes collected by Arizona in 2017, 2.0 percent, or, $310.7 million, came from tobacco products sales tax, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

$25.5 billion spent on public sewage and waste disposal construction in April 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on sewage and waste disposal structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $25.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Tucson non-farm payroll employees increase by 1.7% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of May in the Tucson metropolitan statistical area was 388,300, a 1.7 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Fortis College-Phoenix enrolls 54 undergrads

At Fortis College-Phoenix, 62 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 94 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Shipments of nondefense capital goods excluding aircraft climb 0.3 percent in June

Shipments for nondefense capital goods excluding aircraft increased $237 million, or 0.3 percent, to $70.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

The University of Arizona-South enrolls 394 undergrads

At the University of Arizona-South, 64 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 56 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Construction on nearly 28,500 multi-family homes in the West was authorized but not started in June

The total number of multi-family homes authorized but not started in June in the West was 28,500, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Unfilled orders of household appliance manufacturing climb 0.4 percent in April

Unfilled orders for household appliance manufacturing increased $5 million, or 0.4 percent, to $1.14 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

U.S. furniture and home furnishings stores report $9.4 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for furniture and home furnishings stores for June 2019 was $9.4 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Grocery and related products wholesalers report 0.1 percent decrease in May inventories

Inventories held by grocery and related products wholesalers in May were valued at $39.7 billion, a decrease of 0.1 percent from the revised April 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. radio and television broadcasting services report $21.3 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for radio and television broadcasting services across the U.S. was $21.3 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 11.5 percent increase in year-over-year May inventories

Inventories held by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in May were valued at $34.9 billion, an increase of 11.5 percent from the same period a year earlier.

U.S. automobile and other motor vehicle dealers report $97.6 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for automobile and other motor vehicle dealers for June 2019 was $97.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

27 percent of applicants to Chamberlain University-Arizona were admitted for fall 2018

At Chamberlain University-Arizona, 60 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 87 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Arizona disabled veterans still awaiting action on home loan fee refunds

Despite facing a July 31 target deadline, the Veterans Benefits Administration has yet to provide refunds to tens of thousands of disabled veterans who were erroneously charged home loan funding fees.

The Pima Medical Institute-Phoenix enrolls 547 undergrads

At the Pima Medical Institute-Phoenix, 61 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 86 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Connecticut's miscellaneous tax revenues down 43.5 percent since Q1 2019

Connecticut collected $65 million in miscellaneous tax revenue during the first quarter of 2019, a 43.5 percent decrease over the previous quarter when $115 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Arizona sees 2,919,300 non-farm payroll employees in May

Arizona reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of May was 2,919,300.

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