Economic Insights

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12,000
12,000 Total Auto Jobs in Alaska
2.65%
2.65% is dependent on the Auto Industry for Jobs.
$704.3M
Total Labor Income Annually
$882M
Total Car Sales in 2018
26.5K
Total New Car Sold in 2018

Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2018 data year; compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Tax Revenue

$32.5M
Total State Tax revenue
2.0%
Percent of State Tax Revenue
$83.4M
Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
$1.6M
Corporate Profits Tax

Registrations

607,052

Registered

By Body Style

  • Cars 155,522 (25.62%)
  • CUVs 110,714 (18.24%)
  • SUVs 94,648 (15.59%)
  • Pickups 206,532 (34.02%)
  • Vans/Minivans 39,636 (6.53%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 559,016 (92.09%)
  • Diesel 41,788 (6.88%)
  • Hybrid 5,422 (0.89%)
  • Electric 528 (0.09%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 298 (0.05%)

The Alaska average age of vehicles is 13.76 years.

Figures compiled by Alliance for Automotive Innovation with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

New Purchases

26,452

Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 5,176 (19.57%)
  • CUVs 9,397 (35.52%)
  • SUVs 2,890 (10.93%)
  • Pickups 7,452 (28.17%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,537 (5.81%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 24,195 (91.47%)
  • Diesel 1,715 (6.48%)
  • Hybrid 387 (1.46%)
  • Electric 98 (0.37%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 57 (0.22%)

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • 248.5M 248.5 Million Total Imports
  • 453.6M 453.6 Million Total Imports

Economic Activity from 2018

  • 37.8M 37.8 Million Total Imports
  • 45.2M 45.2 Million Total Imports
Compiled by Alliance for Automotive Innovation with data provided by USA Trade Online, figures represent port activity over the past decade and between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.