Alaska

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The State consists of the following 28 Counties, alphabetically sorted:

Aleutians East - Aleutians West (CA) - Anchorage - Bethel (CA) - Bristol Bay - Denali - Dillingham (CA) - Fairbanks North Star - Haines - Hoonah-Angoon (CA) - Juneau - Kenai Peninsula - Ketchikan Gateway - Kodiak Island - Lake and Peninsula - Matanuska-Susitna - Nome (CA) - North Slope - Northwest Arctic - P. of Wales-O. Ketchikan (CA) - Sitka - Skagway - Southeast Fairbanks (CA) - Valdez-Cordova (CA) - Wade Hampton (CA) - Wrangell-Petersburg (CA) - Yakutat - Yukon-Koyukuk (CA) .

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the Alaska state compared with those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

State of Alaska - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 670,053

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 626,932

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 43,122 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 6.9%

State of Alaska - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 83,220

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 19

State of Alaska - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 49,771

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 7.4%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 181,434

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 181,434

Alaska 27.1%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 45,630

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 6.8%

USA 12.4%

State of Alaska - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 276,571

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 15,608

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 6.0%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Alaska 6.0%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 62.5%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Alaska 62.5%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 144,200

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 27%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Alaska 27%

USA 26%

State of Alaska - More population data

Births 2004 = 10,338

Deaths 2004 = 3,051

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 69

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 46.2%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Alaska 46.2%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 5.9%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Alaska 5.9%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 14.3%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Alaska 14.3%

USA 17.9%

State of Alaska - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 473,645

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 70.7%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 25,108

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 3.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 103,497

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 15.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 31,113

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 4.6%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 4,138

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 0.6%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 32,552

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 4.9%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 37,548

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 5.6%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 444,894

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 66.4%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 66.4%

USA 66.4%

State of Alaska - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 88.3%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Alaska 88.3%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 24.7%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 24.7%

Alaska 24.7%

USA 24.4%

State of Alaska - Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 23,588

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 35,564

State of Alaska - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 571.951,26

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 1,10

State of Alaska - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 221,600

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.74

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 22,660

Median household income 2004 = $ 52,141

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 10.0%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Alaska 10.0%

USA 12.7%

State of Alaska - Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.3%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 48.3%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Alaska 51.7%

USA 49.3%

State of Alaska - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 346,769

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 23,238

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 6.7%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Alaska 6.7%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 437,010

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 41,993

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 101,843

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 20,146,943

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 46,102

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 19,808

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 231,088

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 12.8%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Alaska 12.8%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 50,928

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,393,225

Total number of firms 2002 = 62,145

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.5%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 8.3%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 3.1%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 2.0%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.2%

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 26.2%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 3,832,024

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 3,616,674

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 7,437,071

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 11,605

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 2,739

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 511,470

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 364,429

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 8,445,389

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 12,885