Which countries are in the same class as California? This map shows the 37 countries similar to California in population size: This map shows the “California’s Peers”
Is California too big to be a U.S. state, or are most U.S. states just too little? 1. If every state were the same size “The Absurdity of California Statehood”
The U.S. state of California came into existence in 1850, but California itself is much, much older. 1. Before contact with Europeans The area we “California before the USA”
This 1-page fact sheet shows, in graphical form, how states in the western U.S. compare in population, electricity consumption, and electricity generation.
The area of each state on this map shows how much representation in the U.S. Senate the average resident gets. For example, the average Wyomingite “Representation in the U.S. Senate (Map)”