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By the numbers

By the numbers


The number of pages in the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill President Donald Trump signed on March 23.


The percentage of high-school football players who go on to play Division I football, according to the NCAA.


The number of people Iraqi officials have sentenced to death for terrorism-related crimes since 2013, according to an Associated Press analysis. Since 2014, about 250 convicts have been executed so far for involvement with ISIS.


The increase in cassette tape player sales reported by the U.K. supermarket chain Tesco over the past year.


The increase in population in the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area last year, the biggest numerical increase for any U.S. metro area, according to the Census Bureau.