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U.S. electronics stores estimate 6.6 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Electronics stores in June 2019 saw a 6.6 percent decrease in sales compared to the same month the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

South Carolina collected 13.2% less in taxes on miscellaneous occupation and business licenses in 2018

Of the $10.6 billion in taxes collected by South Carolina in 2018, $126.9 million came from taxes on miscellaneous occupation and business licenses, a 13.2 percent decrease from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Residents and visitors to Rhode Island paid $3.5 billion in taxes in 2018

Rhode Island collected $3.5 billion in taxes in 2018, a 6.6 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

50.7% unemployed in Tigerville in 2017

50.7 percent of Tigerville residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

36.3% unemployed in Wedgefield in 2017

36.3 percent of Wedgefield residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: nobody in Neeses identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 291 citizens living in Neeses in 2017, everyone said they were only one race, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Ralph H. Johnson VAMC facility (534QA) in Myrtle Beach scheduled 7,335 medical appointments in August 2019

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, subsidiary 534QA in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina scheduled 7,335 pending appointments during the period ending September 1, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 0.6 percent increase in July inventories

Inventories held by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in July were valued at $18.4 billion, an increase of 0.6 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Denmark in 2017

Of the 3,145 people living in Denmark in 2017, 50.8 percent (1,599) were women and 49.2 percent (1,546) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Census Bureau: More women than men in Dillon in 2017

Of the 6,540 people living in Dillon in 2017, 52.7 percent (3,447) were women and 47.3 percent (3,093) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Ralph H. Johnson VAMC facility (534GF) in North Charleston scheduled 1,579 medical appointments in August 2019

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, subsidiary 534GF in North Charleston, South Carolina scheduled 1,579 pending appointments during the period ending September 1, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs.

U.S. family clothing stores estimate 4.9 percent sales decrease for June

Family clothing stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 4.9 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

VA reports increase in number of appointments at Ralph H. Johnson VAMC health facility in Goose Creek in August

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, subsidiary 534GD in Goose Creek, South Carolina scheduled 12,013 pending appointments in August compared to 11,795 the previous month, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29080 decreases in 2018

There were 135 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29080 in 2018, a 10 percent decrease from 2017, which had 150 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29075 remains the same in 2018

There were 75 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29075 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29813 unchanged in 2018

There were 30 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29813 in 2018, unchanged from 2017, which had 30 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Dentsville in 2017

Of the 14,204 people living in Dentsville in 2017, 57 percent (8,102) were women and 43 percent (6,102) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

New manufacturing orders for search and navigation equipment, defense climb 1.5 percent in June

New orders for search and navigation equipment, defense increased $45 million, or 1.5 percent, to $3.13 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

9.2% of households in Springdale received food stamps in 2017

Springdale ranked 318th in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 1% of people in Murrells Inlet identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 8,752 citizens living in Murrells Inlet in 2017, 99% said they were only one race while 1% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

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