Los Angeles County: 10,179,716 (July 1, 2004 estimate)
City of Los Angeles: 3,912,200 (January 1, 2004 estimate)
Did You Know? If Los Angeles County were an independent nation, it would have the 14th largest economy in the world, larger than that of either Australia, Netherlands, Russia, Taiwan, or Switzerland.
Source: California Dept. of Finance; Demographic Research Unit