California Profile


 
About this area:
California became the 31st state admitted into the Union on September 9, 1850. The third-largest state in land area, California covers almost 159,000 square miles, including over 1,200 miles of Pacific coastline. Currently, California has the fifth-largest economy in the world, and is the nation’s number one exporting state.
EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES
Unemployment Rate and Labor Force (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Labor Force
No. of
Employed
No. of
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate
California 2021Oct19,103,50017,936,8001,166,7006.1
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2021OctTotal Wage and Salary17,359,700
2021OctTotal Nonfarm16,910,900
2021OctService Providing14,706,800
2021OctTotal Private14,432,300
2021OctPrivate Service Providing12,228,200
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Solar Photovoltaic Installers2018 - 20285,2008,6003,40065.4
Occupational Therapy Assistants2018 - 20282,6003,7001,10042.3
Statisticians2018 - 20285,4007,6002,20040.7
Physician Assistants2018 - 202811,70015,7004,00034.2
Information Security Analysts2018 - 20285,5007,3001,80032.7
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Industry Employment Projections[Top]
IndustryEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment Projections Employment Change
2010ProjectedNumberPercent
Community Care Facility for the Elderly 2010 - 202069,100111,30042,20061.1
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 2010 - 2020161,300253,90092,60057.4
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses 2010 - 202023,50035,60012,10051.5
Individual and Family Services 2010 - 2020107,700161,40053,70049.9
Home Health Care Services 2010 - 202062,40090,30027,90044.7
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High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Psychiatrists20211st Qtr$120.18$0.00$0.00$0.00
Obstetricians and Gynecologists20211st Qtr$115.57$0.00$0.00$0.00
Surgeons, Except Ophthalmologists*20211st Qtr$112.54$58.60$0.00$0.00
Physicians, All Other; Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric*20211st Qtr$110.96$73.63$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20211st Qtr$106.34$67.02$0.00$0.00
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ECONOMIC INDICATORS
Building Permits (US Census Bureau)[Top]
Type of Permit
Year
Time Period
No. of Permits
Total Costs
Multi-Family 2020Annual43,420$8,330,538,576
Single Family 2020Annual51,537$14,252,828,191
Total all types construction permits 2020Annual94,957$22,583,366,767
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2020Time Period2019
United States Annual258.8Annual255.71.2
California Annual285.3Annual280.61.7
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Median Price of Existing Homes Sold[Top]
Year
Time Period
Type
Median Price
2020AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$646,245
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2019Annual$382,745
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2019Annual$14,035,432
Cigarette Tax 2019Annual$1,957,788
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2019Annual$16,013
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2019Annual$0
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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2020AnnualRetail $698,759,225,229
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
California 2019AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance39,761,195
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$66,61939,761,195
Total Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$2,632,279,77539,761,195
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Data for California Not Available for County-to-County Commute Patterns (US Census Bureau)
 

JOB OPENINGS & TRAINING PROVIDERS
Job Openings from JobCentral National Labor Exchange[Top]
 
Job Openings

Training Providers in Area[Top]
Provider Name
Provider Type
Location
Vista Adult School/ROPSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Vista,CA
San Francisco Conservatory of MusicSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)San Francisco,CA
Filipino-American Employment and TrainingSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)San Francisco,CA
Timberline Education Center LLCSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Madera,CA
Executive FlyersSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Sacramento,CA
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