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Alaska trends for August 2006.

Alaska Trends For August 2006

Indicator                                       Units

GENERAL

Personal Income-Alaska                      Millions of $
Personal Income-United States               Millions of $
Consumer Prices-Anchorage                  1982-1984 = 100
Consumer Prices - United States            1982-1984 = 100
Bankruptcies
  Alaska Total                               Number Filed
  Alaska Business Only                       Number Filed
  Anchorage Total                            Number Filed
  Anchorage Business Only                    Number Filed
  Fairbanks Total                            Number Filed
  Fairbanks Business Only                    Number Filed

EMPLOYMENT

Alaska                                        Thousands
Anchorage                                     Thousands
Fairbanks                                     Thousands
Southeast                                     Thousands
Gulf Coast                                    Thousands
Sectoral Distribution-Alaska
Total Nonfarm Wage & Salary                   Thousands
  Goods-Producing                             Thousands
  Service-Providing                           Thousands
   Natural Resources & Mining                 Thousands
    Logging                                   Thousands
    Mining                                    Thousands
    Oil & Gas Extraction                      Thousands
  Construction                                Thousands
  Manufacturing                               Thousands
   Wood Products Manufacturing                Thousands
   Seafood Processing                         Thousands
  Trade/Transportation/Utilities              Thousands
   Wholesale Trade                            Thousands
   Retail Trade                               Thousands
    Food & Beverage Stores                    Thousands
    General Merchandise Stores                Thousands
  Trans/Warehouse/Utilities                   Thousands
   Air Transportation                         Thousands
   Truck Transportation                       Thousands
  Information                                 Thousands
   Telecommunications                         Thousands
  Financial Activities                        Thousands
  Professional & Business Svcs                Thousands
  Educational & Health Services               Thousands
   Health Care                                Thousands
  Leisure & Hospitality                       Thousands
   Accommodation                              Thousands
   Food Svcs & Drinking Places                Thousands
   Other Services                             Thousands
  Government                                  Thousands
   Federal Government                         Thousands
   State Government                           Thousands
    State Education                           Thousands
   Local Government                           Thousands
    Local Education                           Thousands
    Tribal Government                         Thousands
Labor Force
    Alaska                                    Thousands
    Anchorage                                 Thousands
    Fairbanks                                 Thousands
    Southeast                                 Thousands
    Gulf Coast                                Thousands
Unemployment Rate
    Alaska                                     Percent
    Anchorage                                  Percent
    Fairbanks                                  Percent
    Southeast                                  Percent
    Gulf Coast                                 Percent
    United States                              Percent

PETROLEUM/MINING

Crude Oil Production - Alaska             Millions of Barrels
Natural Gas Field Production -- Alaska   Billions of Cubic Ft.
North Slope Spot Price (Gulf)                $ per Barrel
Hughes Rig Count
    Alaska                                   Active Rigs
    United States                            Active Rigs
Gold Prices                                 $ Per Troy Oz.
Silver Prices                               $ Per Troy Oz.
Zinc Prices                                   Per Pound

REAL ESTATE

Anchorage Building Permit Valuations
  Total                                     Millions of $
  Residential                               Millions of $
  Commercial                                Millions of $
Deeds of Trust Recorded
  Anchorage--Recording District              Total Deeds
  Fairbanks--Recording District              Total Deeds

VISITOR INDUSTRY

Total Air Passenger Traffic--Anchorage        Thousands
Total Air Passenger Traffic--Fairbanks        Thousands

ALASKA PERMANENT FUND

Equity                                      Millions of $
Assets                                      Millions of $
Net Income                                  Millions of $
Net Income-Year to Date                     Millions of $
Marketable Debt Securities                  Millions of $
Real Estate Investments                     Millions of $
Preferred and Common Stock                  Millions of $

TRANSPORTATION

Rail Freight-Alaska Railroad              Thousands of Tons

BANKING (excludes interstate branches)

Total Bank Assets-Alaska                    Millions of $
  Cash & Balances Due                       Millions of $
  Securities                                Millions of $
  Net Loans and Leases                      Millions of $
  Other Real Estate Owned                   Millions of $
Total Liabilities                           Millions of $
  Total Bank Deposits--Alaska               Millions of $
  Noninterest-bearing deposits              Millions of $
  Interest- bearing deposits                Millions of $

FOREIGN TRADE

Value of the Dollar
  In Japanese Yen                                Yen
  In Canadian Dollars                         Canadian $
  In British Pounds                             Pounds
  In European Monetary Unit                      Euro
  In Chinese Yuan                                Yuan

Latest
                                                             Report
Indicator                                   Period           Period

GENERAL

Personal Income-Alaska                      4thQ05             0.24
Personal Income-United States               4thQ05            10.49
Consumer Prices-Anchorage                    2H05            174.10
Consumer Prices - United States              2H05            197.40
Bankruptcies
  Alaska Total                               May              63.00
  Alaska Business Only                       May               5.00
  Anchorage Total                            May              43.00
  Anchorage Business Only                    May               4.00
  Fairbanks Total                            May              12.00
  Fairbanks Business Only                    May               0.00

EMPLOYMENT

Alaska                                      April            312.74
Anchorage                                   April            172.93
Fairbanks                                   April             41.70
Southeast                                   April             36.10
Gulf Coast                                  April             30.95
Sectoral Distribution-Alaska
Total Nonfarm Wage & Salary                 April            305.60
  Goods-Producing                           April             38.90
  Service-Providing                         April            266.70
   Natural Resources & Mining               April             11.70
    Logging                                 April              0.40
    Mining                                  April             11.20
    Oil & Gas Extraction                    April              9.40
  Construction                              April             17.10
  Manufacturing                             April             10.10
   Wood Products Manufacturing              April              0.30
   Seafood Processing                       April              6.30
  Trade/Transportation/Utilities            April             62.00
   Wholesale Trade                          April              6.30
   Retail Trade                             April             35.70
    Food & Beverage Stores                  April              6.20
    General Merchandise Stores              April              9.10
  Trans/Warehouse/Utilities                 April             20.00
   Air Transportation                       April              5.90
   Truck Transportation                     April              3.00
  Information                               April              6.90
   Telecommunications                       April              4.10
  Financial Activities                      April             14.60
  Professional & Business Svcs              April             23.00
  Educational & Health Services             April             36.30
   Health Care                              April             26.10
  Leisure & Hospitality                     April             28.50
   Accommodation                            April              6.50
   Food Svcs & Drinking Places              April             18.00
   Other Services                           April             11.50
  Government                                April             83.90
   Federal Government                       April             16.50
   State Government                         April             25.20
    State Education                         April              8.00
   Local Government                         April             42.20
    Local Education                         April             24.30
    Tribal Government                       April              3.80
Labor Force
    Alaska                                  April            337.96
    Anchorage                               April            184.65
    Fairbanks                               April             44.59
    Southeast                               April             39.04
    Gulf Coast                              April             34.20
Unemployment Rate
    Alaska                                  April              7.50
    Anchorage                               April              6.30
    Fairbanks                               April              6.50
    Southeast                               April              7.50
    Gulf Coast                              April              9.50
    United States                           April              4.50

PETROLEUM/MINING

Crude Oil Production - Alaska              February           22.98
Natural Gas Field Production -- Alaska     February           17.23
North Slope Spot Price (Gulf)             6/17/2006           68.38
Hughes Rig Count
    Alaska                                   May               9
    United States                            May            1649
Gold Prices                               6/17/2006          583.00
Silver Prices                             6/17/2006           10.16
Zinc Prices                               6/17/2006            1.40

REAL ESTATE

Anchorage Building Permit Valuations
  Total                                      May              94.15
  Residential                                May              40.79
  Commercial                                 May              53.36
Deeds of Trust Recorded
  Anchorage--Recording District             March          1,359.00
  Fairbanks--Recording District             March            304.00

VISITOR INDUSTRY

Total Air Passenger Traffic--Anchorage     October           325.25
Total Air Passenger Traffic--Fairbanks     October            69.17

ALASKA PERMANENT FUND

Equity                                       May          33,579.20
Assets                                       May          34,881.00
Net Income                                   May             257.40
Net Income-Year to Date                      May            -840.40
Marketable Debt Securities                   May             -22.60
Real Estate Investments                      May             -27.30
Preferred and Common Stock                   May            -901.00

TRANSPORTATION

Rail Freight-Alaska Railroad               December          371.79

BANKING (excludes interstate branches)

Total Bank Assets-Alaska                    1stQ06         1,667.93
  Cash & Balances Due                       1stQ06            56.27
  Securities                                1stQ06            70.79
  Net Loans and Leases                      1stQ06         1,094.27
  Other Real Estate Owned                   1stQ06             0.42
Total Liabilities                           1stQ06         1,511.55
  Total Bank Deposits--Alaska               1stQ06         1,477.55
  Noninterest-bearing deposits              1stQ06           352.43
  Interest- bearing deposits                1stQ06         1,125.12

FOREIGN TRADE

Value of the Dollar
  In Japanese Yen                         6/17/2006          115.12
  In Canadian Dollars                     6/17/2006            1.12
  In British Pounds                       6/17/2006            0.54
  In European Monetary Unit               6/17/2006            0.79
  In Chinese Yuan                         6/17/2006            8.00

                                           Previous
                                            Report            Year
                                            Period            Ago
Indicator                                 (revised)          Period

GENERAL

Personal Income-Alaska                         0.24            0.23
Personal Income-United States                 10.49            9.95
Consumer Prices-Anchorage                    174.10          167.80
Consumer Prices - United States              197.40          190.20
Bankruptcies
  Alaska Total                                34.00          164.00
  Alaska Business Only                         2.00            4.00
  Anchorage Total                             28.00          116.00
  Anchorage Business Only                      1.00            4.00
  Fairbanks Total                              3.00           29.00
  Fairbanks Business Only                      0.00            0.00

EMPLOYMENT

Alaska                                       339.34          311.62
Anchorage                                    185.39          140.51
Fairbanks                                     44.42           41.66
Southeast                                     38.07           31.76
Gulf Coast                                    34.63           29.23
Sectoral Distribution-Alaska
Total Nonfarm Wage & Salary                  300.50          299.40
  Goods-Producing                             38.90           36.40
  Service-Providing                          261.60          263.00
   Natural Resources & Mining                 11.70           10.30
    Logging                                    0.40            0.50
    Mining                                    11.30           10.00
    Oil & Gas Extraction                       9.50            8.40
  Construction                                15.60           16.10
  Manufacturing                               11.60           10.00
   Wood Products Manufacturing                 0.30            0.30
   Seafood Processing                          8.00            6.40
  Trade/Transportation/Utilities              60.00           60.20
   Wholesale Trade                             6.20            6.10
   Retail Trade                               34.60           34.20
    Food & Beverage Stores                     6.10            5.90
    General Merchandise Stores                 9.00            9.00
  Trans/Warehouse/Utilities                   19.20           19.90
   Air Transportation                          5.80            5.90
   Truck Transportation                        2.90            2.90
  Information                                  6.80            6.80
   Telecommunications                          4.10            4.10
  Financial Activities                        14.50           14.70
  Professional & Business Svcs                22.60           23.10
  Educational & Health Services               36.20           36.10
   Health Care                                26.30           25.90
  Leisure & Hospitality                       27.20           27.80
   Accommodation                               6.10            6.60
   Food Svcs & Drinking Places                17.30           17.60
   Other Services                             11.30           10.80
  Government                                  83.00           83.50
   Federal Government                         16.40           16.90
   State Government                           24.90           25.00
    State Education                            8.00            8.10
   Local Government                           41.70           41.60
    Local Education                           24.40           24.10
    Tribal Government                          3.90            4.00
Labor Force
    Alaska                                   313.05          335.28
    Anchorage                                173.26          148.66
    Fairbanks                                 41.37           44.40
    Southeast                                 34.82           34.90
    Gulf Coast                                31.15           32.69
Unemployment Rate
    Alaska                                     7.70            7.10
    Anchorage                                  6.50            5.50
    Fairbanks                                  6.80            6.20
    Southeast                                  8.50            9.00
    Gulf Coast                                10.00           10.60
    United States                              4.80            5.20

PETROLEUM/MINING

Crude Oil Production - Alaska                 22.98           25.67
Natural Gas Field Production -- Alaska        17.23           17.12
North Slope Spot Price (Gulf)                 66.93           55.23
Hughes Rig Count
    Alaska                                     7               9.00
    United States                           1608           1,331.00
Gold Prices                                  674.30           n/a
Silver Prices                                 13.15           n/a
Zinc Prices                                    1.57           n/a

REAL ESTATE

Anchorage Building Permit Valuations
  Total                                       60.68           54.94
  Residential                                 34.45           28.78
  Commercial                                  26.22           26.16
Deeds of Trust Recorded
  Anchorage--Recording District              966.00        1,366.00
  Fairbanks--Recording District              242.00          333.00

VISITOR INDUSTRY

Total Air Passenger Traffic--Anchorage       528.53           n/a
Total Air Passenger Traffic--Fairbanks        81.07           n/a

ALASKA PERMANENT FUND

Equity                                    34,367.20       30,127.70
Assets                                    36,106.70       31,824.60
Net Income                                   194.10          152.10
Net Income-Year to Date                      495.50          626.70
Marketable Debt Securities                   -15.50        8,940.60
Real Estate Investments                       -2.50        2,500.20
Preferred and Common Stock                   447.60       17,401.60

TRANSPORTATION

Rail Freight-Alaska Railroad                 348.07          353.38

BANKING (excludes interstate branches)

Total Bank Assets-Alaska                   1,667.93        3,885.57
  Cash & Balances Due                         56.27          109.17
  Securities                                  70.79           69.12
  Net Loans and Leases                     1,094.27        2,275.17
  Other Real Estate Owned                      0.42            5.06
Total Liabilities                          1,511.55        3,275.11
  Total Bank Deposits--Alaska              1,477.55        2,922.74
  Noninterest-bearing deposits               352.43          905.86
  Interest- bearing deposits               1,125.12        2,016.88

FOREIGN TRADE

Value of the Dollar
  In Japanese Yen                            111.35          108.89
  In Canadian Dollars                          1.12            1.24
  In British Pounds                            0.53            0.55
  In European Monetary Unit                    0.78            0.82
  In Chinese Yuan                              8.02            8.28

                                             Year
                                             Over
                                             Year
Indicator                                   Change

GENERAL

Personal Income-Alaska                        4.37%
Personal Income-United States                 5.45%
Consumer Prices-Anchorage                     3.75%
Consumer Prices - United States               3.79%
Bankruptcies
  Alaska Total                              -61.59%
  Alaska Business Only                       25.00%
  Anchorage Total                           -62.93%
  Anchorage Business Only                     0.00%
  Fairbanks Total                           -58.62%
  Fairbanks Business Only                       n/a

EMPLOYMENT

Alaska                                        0.36%
Anchorage                                    23.08%
Fairbanks                                     0.09%
Southeast                                    13.70%
Gulf Coast                                    5.90%
Sectoral Distribution-Alaska
Total Nonfarm Wage & Salary                   2.07%
  Goods-Producing                             6.87%
  Service-Providing                           1.41%
   Natural Resources & Mining                13.59%
    Logging                                 -20.00%
    Mining                                   12.00%
    Oil & Gas Extraction                     11.90%
  Construction                                6.21%
  Manufacturing                               1.00%
   Wood Products Manufacturing                0.00%
   Seafood Processing                        -1.56%
  Trade/Transportation/Utilities              2.99%
   Wholesale Trade                            3.28%
   Retail Trade                               4.39%
    Food & Beverage Stores                    5.08%
    General Merchandise Stores                1.11%
  Trans/Warehouse/Utilities                   0.50%
   Air Transportation                         0.00%
   Truck Transportation                       3.45%
  Information                                 1.47%
   Telecommunications                         0.00%
  Financial Activities                       -0.68%
  Professional & Business Svcs               -0.43%
  Educational & Health Services               0.55%
   Health Care                                0.77%
  Leisure & Hospitality                       2.52%
   Accommodation                             -1.52%
   Food Svcs & Drinking Places                2.27%
   Other Services                             6.48%
  Government                                  0.48%
   Federal Government                        -2.37%
   State Government                           0.80%
    State Education                          -1.23%
   Local Government                           1.44%
    Local Education                           0.83%
    Tribal Government                        -5.00%
Labor Force
    Alaska                                    0.80%
    Anchorage                                24.20%
    Fairbanks                                 0.43%
    Southeast                                11.85%
    Gulf Coast                                4.61%
Unemployment Rate
    Alaska                                    5.63%
    Anchorage                                14.55%
    Fairbanks                                 4.84%
    Southeast                               -16.67%
    Gulf Coast                              -10.38%
    United States                           -13.46%

PETROLEUM/MINING

Crude Oil Production -- Alaska              -10.49%
Natural Gas Field Production -- Alaska        0.67%
North Slope Spot Price (Gulf)                23.81%
Hughes Rig Count
    Alaska                                    0.00%
    United States                            23.89%
Gold Prices
Silver Prices
Zinc Prices

REAL ESTATE

Anchorage Building Permit Valuations
  Total                                      71.37%
  Residential                                41.72%
  Commercial                                103.98%
Deeds of Trust Recorded
  Anchorage--Recording District              -0.51%
  Fairbanks--Recording District              -8.71%

VISITOR INDUSTRY

Total Air Passenger Traffic--Anchorage
Total Air Passenger Traffic--Fairbanks

ALASKA PERMANENT FUND

Equity                                       11.46%
Assets                                        9.60%
Net Income                                   69.23%
Net Income-Year to Date                    -234.10%
Marketable Debt Securities                 -100.25%
Real Estate Investments                    -101.09%
Preferred and Common Stock                 -105.18%

TRANSPORTATION

Rail Freight-Alaska Railroad                  5.21%

BANKING (excludes interstate branches)

Total Bank Assets-Alaska                    -57.07%
  Cash & Balances Due                       -48.46%
  Securities                                  2.42%
  Net Loans and Leases                      -51.90%
  Other Real Estate Owned                   -91.71%
Total Liabilities                           -53.85%
  Total Bank Deposits--Alaska               -49.45%
  Noninterest-bearing deposits              -61.10%
  Interest- bearing deposits                -44.21%

FOREIGN TRADE

Value of the Dollar
  In Japanese Yen                             5.72%
  In Canadian Dollars                        -9.13%
  In British Pounds                          -1.44%
  In European Monetary Unit                  -3.91%
  In Chinese Yuan                            -3.35%

Data compiled by University of Alaska Center for Economic Development.
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