California

In July 2019, consumers from California filed 60309 complaints about unwanted phone calls and text messages, up 7% from the previous month.

Total Number of Complaints from California
Feb
2019
46158
Mar
2019
61341
Apr
2019
59413
May
2019
60192
Jun
2019
56386
Jul
2019
60309
Complaints FTC FCC
February 2019 44527 1631
March 2019 59147 2194
April 2019 57161 2252
May 2019 57809 2383
June 2019 54489 1897
July 2019 58197 2112

Robocalls and Recorded Messages

Data show, that last month 72% of the California consumer complaints received by the Federal Trade Commission were about a recorded message or robocall.

Was the call a recorded message or robocall?
February
2019
30% 69%
March
2019
28% 71%
April
2019
27% 72%
May
2019
27% 73%
June
2019
25% 74%
July
2019
28% 72%
Yes
No
N/A
Answers Yes No N/A
February 2019 69% 30% 1%
March 2019 71% 28% 1%
April 2019 72% 27% 1%
May 2019 73% 27% 1%
June 2019 74% 25% 1%
July 2019 72% 28% 1%

Reported Phone Numbers

Top 10 most complained about phone numbers and the number of complaints they received from California in July 2019:

Phone numbers starting with the California area code that received the biggest number of searches during the last 24 hours:

Browse other phone numbers starting with the California area code: 209, 213, 279, 310, 323, 408, 415, 424, 442, 510, 530, 559, 562, 619, 626, 628, 650, 657, 661, 669, 707, 714, 747, 760, 805, 818, 820, 831, 858, 909, 916, 925, 949, 951.

About Complaints Data

Complaints figures are based on the complaint data released by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC).