Number of The Day

August 1, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jersey hospitals performed 4,620 coronary artery bypass graft surgeries in 2008, as isolated operations and not in conjunction with any other surgeries. And according to a recent healthcare quality ...
July 29, 2011 | Number of The Day
Gov. Chris Christie, who was rushed to the hospital on Thursday due to an asthma attack, is among the 7.7 percent of New Jerseyans who are currently suffering from the ...
July 28, 2011 | Number of The Day
There were an estimated 13,169 homeless New Jerseyans in 2009, which represents 0.15 percent of the population, according to statehealthfacts.org, a website maintained by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. ...
July 27, 2011 | Number of The Day
Many New Jerseyans are forgoing health insurance of any kind (15.8 percent), according to the Current Population Survey, a joint project of the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the U.S. ...
July 26, 2011 | Number of The Day
The jobs picture in New Jersey is not improving -- if anything it is getting worse. Preliminary employment figures released by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics show New Jersey ...
July 25, 2011 | Number of The Day
Although most people are happy with their current financial situation, anxiety for the future is pretty prevalent in New Jersey these days. A recent study on the state’s quality of ...
July 22, 2011 | Number of The Day
Nearly two-thirds, or 65 percent, of developed land in New Jersey is used for residential housing, according to a study recently released by the Geospatial Research Laboratory of Rowan University. ...
July 21, 2011 | Number of The Day
The state seems to be winning the battle against gypsy moths, which defoliate and eventually destroy trees in residential and forested areas. This year, gypsy moth caterpillars damaged 1,317 acres ...
July 20, 2011 | Number of The Day
Despite ranking eighth in the country in terms of working doctoral-degree holders and eleventh in terms of population, New Jersey ranked only fourteenth when it comes to being awarded federal ...
July 19, 2011 | Number of The Day
Scientists have not found a definitive link between the prevalence of deer with the cases of Lyme disease. But one thing’s for sure, New Jersey has a lot of both. ...