California Population Statistics

Year Population
2019 39,512,223
2018 39,461,588
2017 39,358,497
2016 39,167,117
2015 38,918,045
2014 38,596,972
2013 38,260,787
2012 37,948,800
2011 37,638,369
2010 37,319,502
2009 36,961,229
2008 36,604,337
2007 36,250,311
2006 36,021,202
2005 35,827,943
2004 35,574,576
2003 35,253,159
2002 34,871,843
2001 34,479,458
2000 33,987,977
1999 33,145,121
1998 32,682,794
1997 32,217,708
1996 31,780,829
1995 31,493,525
1994 31,317,179
1993 31,147,208
1992 30,875,920
1991 30,414,114
1990 29,950,111
1989 29,218,164
1988 28,464,249
1987 27,777,158
1986 27,102,237
1985 26,441,109
1984 25,844,393
1983 25,360,026
1982 24,820,009
1981 24,285,933
1980 23,800,800
1979 23,256,880
1978 22,835,958
1977 22,352,396
1976 21,935,909
1975 21,537,849
1974 21,173,865
1973 20,868,728
1972 20,585,469
1971 20,345,939
1970 19,971,069
1969 19,711,000
1968 19,394,000
1967 19,176,000
1966 18,858,000
1965 18,585,000
1964 18,151,000
1963 17,668,000
1962 17,072,000
1961 16,497,000
1960 15,870,000
1959 15,467,000
1958 14,880,000
1957 14,264,000
1956 13,713,000
1955 13,133,000
1954 12,746,000
1953 12,251,000
1952 11,635,000
1951 11,134,000
1950 10,677,000
1949 10,337,000
1948 10,064,000
1947 9,832,000
1946 9,559,000
1945 9,344,000
1944 8,945,000
1943 8,506,000
1942 7,735,000
1941 7,237,000
1940 6,950,000
1939 6,785,000
1938 6,656,000
1937 6,528,000
1936 6,341,000
1935 6,175,000
1934 6,060,000
1933 5,963,000
1932 5,894,000
1931 5,824,000
1930 5,711,000
1929 5,531,000
1928 5,344,000
1927 5,147,000
1926 4,929,000
1925 4,730,000
1924 4,541,000
1923 4,270,000
1922 3,991,000
1921 3,795,000
1920 3,554,000
1919 3,339,000
1918 3,262,000
1917 3,171,000
1916 3,071,000
1915 3,008,000
1914 2,934,000
1913 2,811,000
1912 2,668,000
1911 2,534,000
1910 2,406,000
1909 2,282,000
1908 2,161,000
1907 2,054,000
1906 1,976,000
1905 1,893,000
1904 1,792,000
1903 1,702,000
1902 1,623,000
1901 1,550,000
1900 1,490,000