Pennsylvania

Capital: Harrisburg
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
12,770,043
Population 2013 12,781,296
Population 2014 12,787,209
Below Poverty 2011 12.6
Below Poverty 2012 13.9
Below Poverty 2013 12.4
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 58.8
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 58.7
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 59.0
Unemployed 2011 8.2
Unemployed 2012 7.6
Unemployed 2013 7.4
Unemployed 2014 5.8
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 1,631
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.