• See how different people Live. Work. Play. in Anchorage on our community Instagram account, iloveanchorage!


  • The 2014 3-Year Outlook Luncheon will feature guest speaker, Terry Jones, founder of Travelocity.com. CLICK HERE to learn more!


  • Alaska Entrepreneurship Week is July 25 - Aug 1, 2014. CLICK HERE to view a calendar of events!


  • Anchorage unemployment was 4.9 percent in May 2014. Click to view the full report sponsored by First National Bank Alaska.


  • One in ten jobs in Anchorage is directly or indirectly related to the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.


  • The Business Pitch-On-A-Train Competition is July 31. Buy your ticket now.


LWP Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Report Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Anchorage Consumer Optimism Report Released for Q3 of 2012

ANCi Q3 - Graphic 1

AEDC is happy to release the Anchorage Consumer Optimism Index (ANCi) for Quarter Three of 2012. The report is sponsored exclusively by KeyBank and is compiled by Northern Economics, Inc. The ANCi measures 350 Anchorage households' confidence in the health of the economy, their personal financial situation and their expectations for the future.

Using a scale of zero to 100, any value above 50 is representative of relative confidence. The 2012 Q3 ANCi is 57.6.

Read the full report here.

To view previous AEDC reports click here.