Anchorage 22.0 °F
Fairbanks -15.0 °F
Juneau 21.0 °F
Alaska May unemployment rate stays at 6.4 percent
Alaska's unemployment rate stood at 6.4 percent last month, which is unchanged from April.
That compares to a seasonally adjusted rate of 6.5 percent in May 2013.
The state labor department says Alaska's unemployment rate has leveled off since late 2012, fluctuating within three-tenths of a percentage point over the past 19 months.
Nationally, the May unemployment rate was 6.3 percent.