Pennsylvania

Capital: Harrisburg
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
12,790,565
Population 2015 12,791,904
Population 2016 12,784,227
Below Poverty 2014 12.5
Below Poverty 2015 12.3
Below Poverty 2016 11.1
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 58.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 59.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 59.8
Unemployed 2014 5.8
Unemployed 2015 5.3
Unemployed 2016 5.4
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 4.7
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 1,912
STATE FACTS
The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia in 1776.
Philadelphia is home to the Liberty Bell.
Pennsylvania is the only original colony not bordered by the Atlantic Ocean.