Above: 1897 drawing of a prospector from the book Klondike: The Chicago records’s book for gold seekers. Public domain image, published by Monroe Book company and contributed by the University of California Libraries.
In case you missed it, don’t forget to close out the month with the Alaska Department of Labor & Workforce Development’s March 2023 economic report.
The feature article, Decline in working-age Alaskans, highlights the changing workforce and provides insight on elements influencing the downward trend, and a glimpse of what the future holds for the state’s working-age population.
This edition also provides population estimates for Alaska and an analysis of our economy. Read the full edition here.
Source: Alaska Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Research & Analysis