Standard labor data reports from the U.S. Department of Labor and the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development do not include information on the seafood harvesting sector or military employment. The chart below depict employment in Southwest Alaska during 2007 and include estimates for these two important sectors.

 2007 Employment by Industry for Southwest Alaska

  (w/ estimated resident & nonresident fish harvesting sector)

 Code Blended Data: Alaska Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission, U.S. Coast Guard - District 17.

*2009 data.