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Capital City: Sacramento
Population: 35,037,000 (2002) Over 40 million projected by 2010
Area: 155,959 square miles (2000 Census)
Economy: Tourism, entertainment, communications, industry, agriculture, manufacturing and fishing.
Language Description: English
Passport/Visa U.S.: Canadians need to show proof of citizenship (including a photo ID) to enter and re-enter Canada. (We recommend a passport.) Reconfirm travel documents with your carrier before departure.
Religion: Christian (Protestant and Roman Catholic) but most other religions are represented.
Major Sectors and Products: Information Technology (Computers, Electronics, Software), Food and Agriculture, Aerospace, Tourism, Media and Entertainment, Medical Equipment, Environmental Technology, Biotechnology, Wireless Communications, High Technology, Waste and Scrap, Chemicals, Electrical Equipment and Components, Machinery, and Consumer Products
Time Zone: 8 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (-8 GMT). Daylight Saving Time is observed from the the first Sunday in April to the last Sunday in October
Voltage Requirements: 110 volts
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