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Demographic Data Report for Alaska by Borough or Census Area
Non-English Language: Language isolation
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
Sorted by Value
Borough Or Census Area
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Value (Percent)
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Households (language Isolation)
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Rank within US
(of 3140 boroughs and census areas)
 sort by rank descending
United States 4.5 5,305,440 N/A
Alaska 2.2 5,494 24 of 51
Bethel Census Area 8.5 385 3,020
Aleutians West Census Area 8.5 103 3,018
North Slope Borough 6.3 128 2,931
Kodiak Island Borough 6.1 277 2,920
Dillingham Census Area 4.5 63 2,824
Northwest Arctic Borough 3.6 67 2,730
Wade Hampton Census Area 3.4 59 2,700
Anchorage Municipality 3.0 3,138 2,627
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 2.6 137 2,540
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area 2.4 51 2,473
Sitka City and Borough 2.1 73 2,349
Nome Census Area 2.0 58 2,327
Lake and Peninsula Borough 2.0 8 2,310
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area 1.6 38 2,174
Aleutians East Borough 1.6 13 2,154
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 1.6 31 2,145
Yakutat City and Borough 1.6 4 2,137
Juneau City and Borough 1.5 179 2,056
Fairbanks North Borough 0.9 323 1,615
Bristol Bay Borough 0.8 3 1,577
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 0.7 205 1,376
Valdez-Cordova Census Area 0.7 19 1,371
Kenai Peninsula Borough 0.6 126 1,246
Haines Borough 0.3 3 740
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area 0.2 3 676
Denali Borough 0.0 0 1
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area 0.0 0 1
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/05/2020 6:57 am.
Alaska Census Area Name Change: please note that Wade Hampton Census Area, AK (FIPS code=02270) was renamed effective July 1, 2015, and the new name is Kusilvak Census Area (FIPS Code=02158). Due to the nature of data submissions, we will use the older code/name this year and transition to the new code/name with a future data release.

Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Non-English Language: Language isolation, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page.
A "limited English speaking household" is one in which no member 14 years old and over (1) speaks only English or (2) speaks a non-English language and speaks English "very well."
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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