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Economic Statistics

Alaska

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over23,342100.0
In labor force17,62375.5
Civilian labor force
17,47274.9
Employed
16,53770.8
Unemployed
9354.0
Percent of civilian labor force
5.4(X)
Armed Forces
1510.6
Not in labor force5,71924.5
Females 16 years and over11,648100.0
In labor force8,29871.2
Civilian labor force
8,27471.0
Employed
7,97468.5
Own children under 6 years2,265100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,57769.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over16,216100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone10,20662.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,99518.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)6944.3
Walked1,3048.0
Other means3121.9
Worked at home7054.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)16.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over16,537100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations6,99342.3
Service occupations2,22213.4
Sales and office occupations4,43026.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3041.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,4258.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,1637.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining8545.2
Construction1,0356.3
Manufacturing1991.2
Wholesale trade1741.1
Retail trade1,68910.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,0726.5
Information4172.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7234.4
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,3398.1
Educational, health and social services3,38320.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,1627.0
Other services (except public administration)7554.6
Public administration3,73522.6
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers8,55851.8
Government workers6,58739.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,3508.2
Unpaid family workers420.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households11,534100.0
Less than $10,0004043.5
$10,000 to $14,9994073.5
$15,000 to $24,9999748.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,1119.6
$35,000 to $49,9991,65314.3
$50,000 to $74,9992,52521.9
$75,000 to $99,9992,18318.9
$100,000 to $149,9991,62514.1
$150,000 to $199,9993903.4
$200,000 or more2622.3
Median household income (dollars)62,034(X)
With earnings10,36989.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
62,927(X)
With Social Security income1,50813.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,529(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3092.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,829(X)
With public assistance income6535.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,634(X)
With retirement income1,96117.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
23,720(X)
Families7,754100.0
Less than $10,0001672.2
$10,000 to $14,9991702.2
$15,000 to $24,9994375.6
$25,000 to $34,9995597.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,02613.2
$50,000 to $74,9991,82523.5
$75,000 to $99,9991,80423.3
$100,000 to $149,9991,24216.0
$150,000 to $199,9993374.3
$200,000 or more1872.4
Median family income (dollars)70,284(X)
Per capita income (dollars)26,719(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers46,744(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers33,168(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families286(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.7
With related children under 18 years240(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.5
With related children under 5 years
159(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.3
Families with female householder, no husband present153(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
With related children under 18 years135(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.3
With related children under 5 years
101(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.2
Individuals1,797(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.0
18 years and over1,133(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.2
65 years and over
72(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.9
Related children under 18 years543(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
355(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over792(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.7
(X) Not applicable.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P30, P32, P33, P43, P46, P49, P50, P51, P52, P53, P58, P62, P63, P64, P65, P67, P71, P72, P73, P74, P76, P77, P82, P87, P90, PCT47, PCT52, and PCT53

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