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2018 Alaska State Fact Sheet


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   Quick Facts:
  • In 2018, there were over 73 thousand businesses in Alaska, of which more than 11 thousand were minority-owned firms.

  • Minority-owned firms in Alaska employed over 9 thousand people in 2018.

  • Minority-owned firms represented 16.7% of all firms located in the state.

  • The number of minorityowned firms in Alaska increased 3.6% between 2017 and 2018.