Presentations and webinars

Recorded webinars

About Alaska's labor market information programs, including monthly employment statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, occupational projections, and resident/nonresident employment by industry.

October 27, 2021
  • Neal Fried, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Sara Teel, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Paul Martz, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Rob Kreiger, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Moderator: Karinne Wiebold, Economist, Research and Analysis

Leisure and hospitality hit hard. Alaska recovery lags compared to other states. Oil and gas down pre-pandemic employment, too.

October 27, 2021
Slides: COVIDeffects.pdf
  • Ralph Townsend, Director, UAA Institute of Social and Economic Research
  • Karinne Wiebold, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Neal Fried, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Lennon Weller, Economist, Research and Analysis
  • Moderator: Dan Robinson, Research Chief, Research and Analysis

Fewer movers to Alaska since 2013. Working-age population has declined each year since then, too.

October 26, 2021
Slides: PopOverview.pdf
  • David Howell, State Demographer, Research and Analysis
  • Eric Sandberg, Demographer, Research and Analysis
  • Liz Brooks, Research Analyst, Research and Analysis

Slow growth over the decade. Alaska was 12th most diverse state in 2020.

October 26, 2021
Slides: Census.pdf
  • David Howell, State Demographer, Research and Analysis
  • Eric Sandberg, Demographer, Research and Analysis
  • Liz Brooks, Research Analyst, Research and Analysis
  • Moderator: Dan Robinson, Research Chief, Research and Analysis

About the Census Bureau's Count Question Resolution Program

October 26, 2021
  • Matt Frates, U.S. Census Bureau

Where to find 2020 Census data for redistricting and corresponding maps at https://live.laborstats.alaska.gov/cen/2020-census-data.html

August 17, 2021
  • Liz Brooks, Research Analyst, Research and Analysis
  • David Howell, State Demographer, Research and Analysis
  • Eric Sandberg, Demographer, Research and Analysis