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The US Census Bureau sends this message:
This is a season of joy and warmth, when many of us come together with loved ones in a spirit of sharing and celebration. We hope the holiday season is filled with cheer and warm memories for you and your family and friends. Here are some holiday-related facts and figures from the Census Bureau’s collection of statistics.
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The estimated retail sales for the nation’s department stores in December 2018, a decrease of 4.3% from December of the previous year.
The estimated percentage of 2018 total jewelry store sales that occurred in December.
The estimated percentage that December sales accounted for of total hobby, toy, and game store sales in 2018.