Alaska Unemployment Level Heat Map - September 2021

Over 15% 10-15% 8-10% 6-8% 4-6% 2-4% 0-2%
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Unemployment Rates for Selected Locations in Alaska

Place NameCurrent RatePrevious Month Rate6 Months Ago1 Year Ago
Aleutians East Borough
1.40% 1.70%1.90%1.80%
Aleutians West Census Area
2.40% 3.10%2.10%2.10%
Anchorage
5.60% 6.10%6.50%6.30%
Bethel Census Area
12.30% 12.70%12.00%9.80%
Bristol Bay Borough
1.60% 3.30%11.80%4.20%
Denali Borough
8.60% 9.70%16.20%10.20%
Dillingham Census Area
5.80% 8.10%8.00%6.10%
Fairbanks
6.00% 6.30%8.00%6.50%
Fairbanks North Star Borough
4.50% 5.00%4.90%4.80%
Haines Borough
8.10% 9.80%15.80%10.90%
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area
7.30% 10.30%13.60%9.50%
Juneau
4.30% 5.00%5.70%5.50%
Kenai Peninsula Borough
6.50% 7.00%8.80%6.50%
Ketchikan Gateway Borough
6.80% 7.50%8.60%7.70%
Kodiak Island Borough
4.50% 5.40%6.10%4.00%
Kusilvak Census Area
21.90% 23.50%19.50%16.00%
Lake and Peninsula Borough
6.80% 8.40%10.40%6.10%
Matanuska-Susitna Borough
6.40% 7.00%7.40%6.40%
Nome Census Area
11.50% 11.70%8.40%8.70%
North Slope Borough
6.70% 6.90%6.70%5.10%
Northwest Arctic Borough
13.00% 12.70%10.70%9.40%
Petersburg Borough
5.80% 6.50%8.50%5.10%
Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area
7.50% 7.80%9.40%6.60%
Sitka
3.80% 4.60%6.40%4.50%
Skagway Municipality
11.00% 11.90%19.50%17.10%
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
6.40% 7.00%7.10%4.90%
Valdez-Cordova Census Area
5.00% 6.00%9.80%4.40%
Wrangell
6.10% 6.40%7.90%6.50%
Wrangell City and Borough
6.10% 6.40%7.90%6.50%
Yakutat City and Borough
6.50% 7.40%9.10%5.80%
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
11.60% 12.30%22.40%8.90%