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California Statistical Abstract

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor

Released January 2009

Important Announcement for California Statistical Abstract Subscribers (.doc, 36k)


This is the 48th edition of the California Statistical Abstract, a compilation of data on social, economic, and physical aspects of the State. The volume is a cooperative effort of various government agencies, coordinated and issued annually by the California Department of Finance, Economic Research Unit.

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Editor’s note: Data were collected from a variety of sources and may be subject to sampling variability and other sources of error. Comments or questions should be directed to cecilia.palada@dof.ca.gov

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