Legislative Analyst's Office, December 2000

California's Economy and
Budget in Perspective

2000 Cal Facts

California's Demographics

California's Population Has
Increased Dramatically Over Time

California Is Adding a Half-Million
People Annually

Annual Population Growth

More People Again Moving
To California

Total Foreign and Domestic Net In-Migration

Most Californians Live in
Densely Populated Areas

Persons Per Square Mile

How Fast Are Different
Counties Growing?

Changes in Populations--1995 Through 2000

Californians' Average Age Rising As
Baby Boomers Grow Older

Population Change--2000 Through 2006

No Single Ethnicity to Dominate
California's Population

California's Ethnic Mix in 2000

A Quarter of Californians
Are Foreign Born


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