Number of The Day

January 4, 2011 | Number of The Day
Most New Jersey mothers have gotten the message that breastfeeding is healthy for babies, and they are following the advice: 77.2 percent of Garden State children five years or younger ...
January 3, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jersey’s Department of Transportation (DOT) is responsible for clearing 12,953 lane-miles during winter storms -- including all interstate, U.S. and state routes. It is primarily the clearing of state ...
December 22, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey’s population grew by 4.5 percent in the past decade, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, which released the results of the 2010 census yesterday. Despite that growth, the ...
December 21, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey is not immune to the foreclosure problems that are troubling the rest of the country. This year alone there were 65,222 foreclosure filings, but of that number only ...
December 20, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey congestion and sprawl are a continued source of concern to those who worry about the quality of life in the Garden State. That’s why a recent report from ...
December 17, 2010 | Number of The Day
Residents of the Garden State think New Jersey is sliding downhill, are divided about whether the state is a good place to live, yet have a very favorable opinion of ...
December 16, 2010 | Number of The Day
Conventional wisdom says that a stubborn recession such as the one we’re experiencing will result in lower demand for electricity and other fuels. But this past Tuesday, the peak demand ...
December 15, 2010 | Number of The Day
Some 513,256 New Jersey residents are Asian-born, according to the newly released five-year statistics in the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. (The survey is updated every five years through ...
December 14, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey inched up the rankings in overall health this year, according to America’s Health Rankings, an annual study conducted by the United Health Foundation in conjunction with the American ...
December 13, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jerseyans scored No. 1 in three of five measures of financial capability in a study conducted by FINRA Investor Education Foundation, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of the ...