Anchorage Employment Report: April YTD
April 2020 experienced a drop of nearly 20,000 jobs compared to April 2019. All but one sector lost jobs substantial numbers of jobs with Leisure & Hospitality being the sector with the highest job losses at 7,300. Only the Federal Government saw a small gain of 200 jobs in the month of April. There were no other industry sectors that did not lose a significant number of jobs in April 2020. These are largely coronavirus-related impacts starting to become evident.