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Census Bureau Survey Shows Adoption of Structured Management Practices at U.S. Manufacturing Establishments

Categories: Manufacturing,Statistics

Ranks manufacturing establishments in different regions of the country according to scores derived from the degree of structure in their management practices.  The scores are based on 16 questions related to how activities are monitored, how targets for performance and production are set, and how they are incentivized.  Press release with links to data.  From the Census Bureau


Prevalence of HPV in Adults Aged 18-69: United States, 2011-2014

Categories: Health/Medical,Sex Issues,Statistics

Provides the most recent national estimates of oral and genital prevalence of the human papillomavirus among adults.  From the National Center for Health Statistics


United States Life Tables, 2013

Categories: Births/Deaths,Health/Medical,Statistics

Complete period life tables for the U.S. by race, Hispanic origin, and sex based on death rates in 2013.  Overall expectation of life  at birth was 78.8 years, unchanged from 2012.  Life expectancy at birth declined for both the white population and the non-Hispanic white population.  From the National Center for Health Statistics