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Economic Statistics

Northwest arctic alaska dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over4,535100.0
In labor force2,87763.4
Civilian labor force
2,87463.4
Employed
2,42753.5
Unemployed
4479.9
Percent of civilian labor force
15.6(X)
Armed Forces
30.1
Not in labor force1,65836.6
Females 16 years and over2,054100.0
In labor force1,28162.4
Civilian labor force
1,28162.4
Employed
1,13455.2
Own children under 6 years821100.0
All parents in family in labor force51462.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over2,344100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone2299.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled27911.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)120.5
Walked1,18850.7
Other means53122.7
Worked at home1054.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)8.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over2,427100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations82333.9
Service occupations46119.0
Sales and office occupations48119.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations20.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations37215.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations28811.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining34614.3
Construction1094.5
Manufacturing50.2
Wholesale trade80.3
Retail trade1646.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities26911.1
Information391.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing733.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services421.7
Educational, health and social services81133.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services803.3
Other services (except public administration)1817.5
Public administration30012.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers1,35055.6
Government workers99541.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business803.3
Unpaid family workers20.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households1,778100.0
Less than $10,0001669.3
$10,000 to $14,999864.8
$15,000 to $24,99923313.1
$25,000 to $34,99921712.2
$35,000 to $49,99926214.7
$50,000 to $74,99937421.0
$75,000 to $99,99921912.3
$100,000 to $149,99917710.0
$150,000 to $199,999352.0
$200,000 or more90.5
Median household income (dollars)45,976(X)
With earnings1,60890.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
48,637(X)
With Social Security income31617.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,371(X)
With Supplemental Security Income653.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,245(X)
With public assistance income31217.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,787(X)
With retirement income23913.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
9,724(X)
Families1,411100.0
Less than $10,0001168.2
$10,000 to $14,999634.5
$15,000 to $24,99919113.5
$25,000 to $34,99917612.5
$35,000 to $49,99924317.2
$50,000 to $74,99925317.9
$75,000 to $99,99917812.6
$100,000 to $149,99915511.0
$150,000 to $199,999332.3
$200,000 or more30.2
Median family income (dollars)45,230(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,286(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers39,844(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers35,081(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families211(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
With related children under 18 years194(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.7
With related children under 5 years
111(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.5
Families with female householder, no husband present107(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.1
With related children under 18 years95(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.4
With related children under 5 years
61(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.4
Individuals1,243(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.4
18 years and over654(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.5
65 years and over
37(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.3
Related children under 18 years577(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
410(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over286(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.5
(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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