California

Capital: Sacramento
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
38,680,810 
Population 2015 38,993,940 
Population 2016 39,250,017 
Below Poverty 2014 15.8 
Below Poverty 2015 13.9 
Below Poverty 2016 13.9 
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 57.7
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 58.3
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 58.9
Unemployed 2014 7.5
Unemployed 2015 6.2
Unemployed 2016 5.4
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 4.9
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 2,057 
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.