Pennsylvania

Capital: Harrisburg
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2015
12,791,124
Population 2016 12,787,085
Population 2017 12,805,537
Below Poverty 2015 13.2
Below Poverty 2016 13.2
Below Poverty 2016 12.9
Below Poverty 2017 12.5
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 59.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 59.7
Employment - Population Ratio 2018 59.6
Unemployed 2015 5.3
Unemployed 2016 5.4
Unemployed 2017 4.9
Unemployed 2018 (Oct.) 4.1
Foreclosure Rate 2018 (Oct.) 1 of 2,009
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.