Number of The Day

September 24, 2010 | Number of The Day
The annual income a New Jersey family of four would have to earn in order to have the same purchasing power as three times the federal poverty level in 2008 ...
September 23, 2010 | Number of The Day
The median per-pupil cost of extracurricular activities in New Jersey public school districts that serve high school only -- ninth through twelfth grade -- was $836 for the 2009-2010 school ...
September 22, 2010 | Number of The Day
The number of New Jersey “excess” public employees compared with the number of public workers in other states is at least 19,165, according to a recent study by two Columbia ...
September 21, 2010 | Number of The Day
Seven Republican state senators switched their votes on Monday in order to line up behind Gov. Chris Christie and vote down a $7.5 million bill to restore funding for women’s ...
September 20, 2010 | Number of The Day
More than 2 percent of the population -- or 144,805 people -- were under some sort of community supervision by the justice system in New Jersey in 2008, according to ...
September 17, 2010 | Number of The Day
Gov. Chris Christie is nothing if not bold for taking on unions in the Garden State, considering how many union members there are in New Jersey. In 2009, 19.3 percent ...
September 16, 2010 | Number of The Day
Last year 99 people were killed in on-the-job-accidents in New Jersey, which is about average for annual workplace fatalities in the state. (In 2008, there were 92 workforce fatalities; in ...
September 15, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey wine is not easy to find on restaurant menus, so it may come as a surprise that the Garden State is No. 5 in wine production in the ...
September 14, 2010 | Number of The Day
This past weekend reminds us just how many people are actively involved in the protection of our nation. Indeed, there are just over 18,000 New Jersey citizens currently serving in ...
September 13, 2010 | Number of The Day
Times are tough -- and the jump in the number of New Jerseyans on food stamps reflects it. In June, 647,262 people in the Garden State were participating in the ...