California electricity rates in October 2020 averaged 20.79 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 53 percent more than the 13.60 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in October 2020.
California natural gas rates in October 2020 averaged 14.74 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 19 percent more than the 12.35 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in October 2020.
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.