California

Capital: Sacramento
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
39,557,045
Population 2017 39,399,349
Population 2016 39,209,127
Below Poverty 2018 11.9
Below Poverty 2017 13.3
Below Poverty 2016 13.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2018
59.8
Employment - Population Ratio 2017 59.2
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 58.9
Unemployed 2018 4.2
Unemployed 2017 4.8
Unemployed 2016 5.5
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 2,382
STATE FACTS
Sequoia National Park contains the largest living tree. Its trunk is 102 feet in circumference.
Death Valley is recognized as the hottest, driest place in the United States. It isn't uncommon for Summer temperatures to reach more than 115 degrees.
The first motion picture theater opened in Los Angeles on April 2, 1902.