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Name California Demographics
Sponsor California Department of Finance Demographic Research Unit
Description The Demographic Research Unit of the California Department of Finance provides demographic data for all state planning and budgeting.  The unit disseminates census data, as well as preparing demographic research and analysis, current population estimates and projections of future population and school enrollment.
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Fields Covered Population estimates and components of change, educational enrollment and spending, vacancy rates, immigration, migration, race and ethnicity. 


Scope Depending on data or report, state, county, region and/or city.
Period Covered General U.S. and California population figures from 1940, county figures from 1970, others vary by report.
Update Frequency Various- monthly reports, periodic special reports, census-related data.
Data Formats Tables, downloadable excel and pdf files.


Mary S. Heim, Chief, Demographic Research
Address Department of Finance
915 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Telephone (916) 322-4086

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