Alaska

Demographic Data

Total state population
702,154
Total number of people with disabilities
13%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
5%
Vision difficulty
2%
Cognitive difficulty
5%
Ambulatory difficulty
6%
Self-care difficulty
2%
Independent living difficulty
5%
Race/ethnicity breakdown

For more detailed metrics on demographics for people with disabilities, please visit Disability Employment Statistics | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov).

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
8%
Unemployment rate for PwD
19%
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
24%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

For more detailed metrics on demographics for people with disabilities, please visit Disability Employment Statistics | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov).

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

For more information on the AoD grantee programs across the country, please visit Administration on Disabilities | ACL Administration for Community Living.

Independent Living Center, Inc.
P.O. Box 2474, 265 East Pioneer Avenue, Suite 201
Homer, AK 99603
Phone: 907-235-7911
ED:Joyanna Geisler
Access Alaska, Inc.
1217 East 10th Avenue, Suite 105
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: 907-248-4777
ED:Eric Gurley
Southeast Alaska Independent Living, Inc. (SAIL)
3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 300
Juneau, AK 99801
ED:Joan O’Keefe
Phone: (907) 269-8990
ED:Kristin Vandagriff
Center for Human Development
University of Alaska Anchorage
2702 Gambell Street
Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Main Phone: 907-272-8270
Main Fax: 907-274-4802
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Disability Law Center of Alaska
3330 Arctic Blvd., Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: (907) 565-1002
Toll Free: (800) 478-1234
TDD: (907) 565-1002
FAX: (907) 565-1000
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
ED:Danielle Reed
ED:Karen Heath
ED:Lucy Cordwell