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Alaska Economic Information

Alaska Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    560,680
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    396,856
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    70.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    380,080
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    67.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    347,983
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    62.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    32,097
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    16,776
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    163,824
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    29.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    380,080
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    266,715
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    175,361
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    65.7%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    173,506
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    65.1%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    160,998
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    60.4%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    63,129
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    38,053
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    60.3%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    116,113
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    80,115
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    69.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    353,493
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    239,226
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    67.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    44,790
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    12.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    5,617
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    27,830
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    19,332
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    16,698
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    18.90
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    347,983
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    124,865
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    35.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    61,535
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    79,255
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    22.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    43,152
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    12.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    39,176
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    347,983
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    19,560
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    26,569
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    7.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    12,559
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    6,314
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    37,509
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    26,983
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    6,700
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    14,139
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    28,929
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    81,146
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    23.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    31,255
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    14,772
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    41,548
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    347,983
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    235,866
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    67.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    89,935
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    25.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    21,530
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    652
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    251,678
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    9,365
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    8,930
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    19,009
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    7.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    18,640
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    29,550
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    11.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    46,074
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    18.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    36,982
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    14.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    47,352
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    18.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    20,893
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    14,883
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    71,829
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    88,583
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    218,142
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    86.7%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    84,563
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    49,444
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    19.6%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    15,585
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    46,735
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    18.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    28,508
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    10,919
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,343
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    15,596
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    4,259
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    26,130
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    168,552
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4,712
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3,053
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8,584
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    10,514
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16,700
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    30,268
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    27,415
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    37,202
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    22.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    17,524
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12,580
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    83,714
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    100,099
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    33,129
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    83,126
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    44,885
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    59,869
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    36,240
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    58,565
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    44,520
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    704,405
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    570,129
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    80.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    454,403
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    64.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    179,141
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    25.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    134,276
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    19.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    187,648
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    22,497
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    455,704
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    359,331
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    329,151
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    259,386
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    78.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    246,403
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    74.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    26,011
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    69,765
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    21.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    30,180
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    15,114
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    50.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    9,791
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    32.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    6,267
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    20.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    15,066
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    49.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    96,373
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    70,478
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    73.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    49,057
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    50.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    27,038
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    28.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    25,895
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    26.9%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.0%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    11.2%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    13.8%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    4.4%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.9%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    21.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    27.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    40.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    10.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    13.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    13.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    16.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    12.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    8.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    9.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    5.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    8.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    18.2%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.