Alaska Unemployment Level Heat Map - April 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
5.50% 1.70%5.60%7.20%
Aleutians West Census Area
5.90% 2.50%9.50%6.00%
Anchorage
7.60% 5.30%12.00%4.80%
Bethel Census Area
11.80% 8.30%15.80%11.00%
Bristol Bay Borough
10.40% 6.50%6.90%12.40%
Denali Borough
17.90% 8.50%12.20%19.80%
Dillingham Census Area
8.80% 5.60%10.10%8.30%
Fairbanks
8.10% 5.60%13.30%6.20%
Fairbanks North Star Borough
6.40% 4.30%10.50%5.30%
Haines Borough
13.80% 8.90%20.10%14.20%
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area
13.10% 9.30%16.70%14.60%
Juneau
6.50% 4.70%11.70%4.40%
Kenai Peninsula Borough
10.00% 6.80%13.40%7.40%
Ketchikan Gateway Borough
9.70% 6.40%14.50%6.60%
Kodiak Island Borough
7.10% 3.60%10.30%9.50%
Kusilvak Census Area
17.40% 11.10%24.70%16.40%
Lake and Peninsula Borough
9.30% 6.10%12.30%9.80%
Matanuska-Susitna Borough
8.40% 5.50%13.10%6.70%
Nome Census Area
9.50% 6.60%16.10%9.00%
North Slope Borough
8.00% 5.60%9.90%5.70%
Northwest Arctic Borough
12.20% 8.10%18.80%12.60%
Petersburg Borough
8.80% 5.60%13.60%8.40%
Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area
8.80% 5.90%14.10%8.70%
Sitka
6.60% 4.60%11.80%4.60%
Skagway Municipality
20.30% 10.90%18.70%19.60%
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
8.10% 5.00%10.80%9.00%
Valdez-Cordova Census Area
14.80% 6.30%10.30%9.60%
Wrangell
8.10% 5.00%12.90%8.40%
Wrangell City and Borough
8.10% 5.00%12.90%8.40%
Yakutat City and Borough
9.50% 6.80%12.90%10.00%
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
9.90% 6.50%16.30%11.50%