By Benjy Egel
Publiahed: May 04, 2018 – 10:01 AM
Updated: May 04, 2018 03:44 PM
The Golden State is getting even richer.
California is now the world’s fifth-largest economy, according to data released Friday morning by the U.S. Department of Commerce. Its 2017 Gross State Product was $2.747 trillion, surpassing the United Kingdom’s $2.625 trillion Gross Domestic Product.