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California GDP

California GDP was $3,132,801,000,000 in 2019 according to BEA data. California GDP represents 14.62% of US GDP which made it the largest state economy in the nation in 2019.

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Real GDP (2019 Dollars) in California

2019
(Billions)
1 Year Change 3 Year Change 5 Year Change
California $3,132.801 +3.45% +10.45% +20.55%

Trends in California Real GDP

Over the 5 years ending in 2019 the California economy grew in real terms by 20.55% at a compound annual growth rate of 3.81% per year. Real California GDP, at $3,132.801 bn in 2019, is at the highest level recorded to date.

Real GDP (2019 Dollars): California

Historical Real GDP (2019 Dollars) data for California

Date California
(Billions)
2019 $3,132.801
2018 $3,028.194
2017 $2,950.762
2016 $2,836.412
2015 $2,746.582
2014 $2,598.781
2013 $2,495.096
2012 $2,407.062
2011 $2,344.817
2010 $2,305.213
2009 $2,267.978

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California GDP Components: Per-Capita GDP & Popuation

California per-capita GDP was $79,287 in 2019. which is $14,046 higher than the US per-capita GDP.

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Real GDP (2019 Dollars) in California

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change 5 Year Change
US Per-Capita GDP $65,240 +1.67% +5.93% +9.49%
California Per-Capita GDP $79,287 +3.32% +9.48% +17.76%
California Population 39,512,223 +0.13% +0.88% +2.37%

Trends Real in California Real Per-Capita GDP & Population

Real California per-capita GDP is 17.76% higher today than 5 years prior in 2014. In that time the population in California grew by 915,251 (2.37%) people. The per-capita GDP growth plus the population growth are approximatly equal to the GDP growth California shown above.

Real Per-Capita GDP (2019 Dollars): California, National

Historical Real Per-Capita GDP (2019 Dollars) and Population data for California

Date US Per-Capita GDP California Per-Capita GDP California Population
2019 $65,240 $79,287 39,512,223
2018 $64,168 $76,738 39,461,588
2017 $62,633 $74,971 39,358,497
2016 $61,590 $72,418 39,167,117
2015 $60,982 $70,573 38,918,045
2014 $59,587 $67,331 38,596,972
2013 $58,537 $65,213 38,260,787
2012 $57,870 $63,429 37,948,800
2011 $56,997 $62,299 37,638,369
2010 $56,531 $61,770 37,319,502
2009 $55,573 $61,361 36,961,229

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