Numbers: Mar. 24, 2003

$10.7 billion Amount that airlines say they expect to lose if a war breaks out, reports the Air Transport Association

20% Decline in advance bookings last month, despite fares at a 15-year low, when the nation's terrorism alert rose to orange

28% Percentage of CEOs who say they are preparing for a potential terrorist attack

3% Percentage of those who are gearing up by providing emergency supplies and first-aid kits

60% Percentage of CEOs in favor of enhancing government surveillance capabilities for national security

5.5 million Number of unmarried couples heading U.S. households in 2000

3.2 million Number of unmarried couples...

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