Figure 1: California Population Versus Licensed Drivers, 1964-1998

Year: 1964, Licensed Drivers: 9,516,910, California's Population: 18,026,000

Year: 1965, Licensed Drivers: 9,916,119, California's Population: 18,756,000

Year: 1966, Licensed Drivers: 10,355,042, California's Population: 19,195,000

Year: 1967, Licensed Drivers: 10,688,074, California's Population: 19,535,000

Year: 1968, Licensed Drivers: 11,408,095, California's Population: 19,782,000

Year: 1969, Licensed Drivers: 11,425,000, California's Population: 19,856,000

Year: 1970, Licensed Drivers: 11,646,000, California's Population: 19,953,134

Year: 1971, Licensed Drivers: 12,130,000, California's Population: 20,002,900

Year: 1972, Licensed Drivers: 12,363,000, California's Population: 20,524,000

Year: 1973, Licensed Drivers: 12,775,000, California's Population: 20,741,000

Year: 1974, Licensed Drivers: 13,176,000, California's Population: 20,933,000

Year: 1975, Licensed Drivers: 13,564,000, California's Population: 21,113,000

Year: 1976, Licensed Drivers: 14,047,000, California's Population: 21,520,000

Year: 1977, Licensed Drivers: 14,599,000, California's Population: 21,896,000

Year: 1978, Licensed Drivers: 15,020,000, California's Population: 22,297,000

Year: 1979, Licensed Drivers: 15,336,000, California's Population: 22,693,700

Year: 1980, Licensed Drivers: 15,669,000, California's Population: 23,616,000

Year: 1981, Licensed Drivers: 16,046,300, California's Population: 24,196,000

Year: 1982, Licensed Drivers: 16,307,500, California's Population: 24,724,000

Year: 1983, Licensed Drivers: 16,656,300, California's Population: 25,174,000

Year: 1984, Licensed Drivers: 16,954,900, California's Population: 25,622,000

Year: 1985, Licensed Drivers: 17,452,900, California's Population: 26,365,100

Year: 1986, Licensed Drivers: 18,025,955, California's Population: 26,980,800

Year: 1987, Licensed Drivers: 18,571,800, California's Population: 27,662,900

Year: 1988, Licensed Drivers: 18,934,100, California's Population: 28,314,500

Year: 1989, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 29,063,200

Year: 1990, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 29,976,000

Year: 1991, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 30,646,000

Year: 1992, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 31,300,000

Year: 1993, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 31,742,400

Year: 1994, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 32,140,000

Year: 1995, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 32,063,000

Year: 1996, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 32,383,000

Year: 1997, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 32,957,000

Year: 1998, Licensed Drivers: 19,577,100, California's Population: 33,494,000