California electricity rates in May 2021 averaged 22.75 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 66 percent more than the 13.71 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in May 2021.
California natural gas rates in March 2021 averaged 15.48 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 27 percent more than the 12.21 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in March 2021.
California has an estimated population of 37,253,956, which ranks 1st in the nation. 
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For more information about energy in California, or to learn more about CA energy, visit the EIA.