Undocumented immigrants in Connecticut declined in 2014

The number of undocumented immigrants living in Connecticut declined by about 10,000 in 2014 to 120,000, according to an analysis recently released by the Pew Research Center.

The number of foreigners living in the state without proper documentation climbed from 20,000 in 1990 to a peak in of 130,000 2008 and had remained level through 2013.

Younger businesses have larger share of minority, women owners

About 7 percent, or 4,884, of Connecticut businesses with paid employees are less than two years old, according to new Census data made public Thursday. The U.S. Census Bureau published its inaugural 2014 “Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs” data, a survey that is meant to supplement the Survey of Business Owners done every five years.