2013 Permanent Fund dividend at a glance

Lisa DemerAlaska Dispatch News
Dan Joling

How much? $900.

When do we get it? Morning of Oct. 3 for those who picked direct deposit. Paper checks also will be mailed that day from Juneau.

Oldest applicant: 108

Youngest: One minute old at the midnight Dec. 31, 2012, deadline.

Number getting PFDs: An estimated 640,436 Alaskans.

Number who applied: 670,865, down a few thousand from last year.

Number giving a portion to charity through Pick.Click.Give: 26,093.

Total amount of PFDs this year: $576 million.

Total being given to charity: $2.4 million.

Total of individual dividends paid since the first one in 1982: $36,343.41.

Highest dividend ever: $2,069 in 2008, the same year all eligible Alaskans also received a $1,200 energy rebate.

Lowest dividend ever: $331.29 in 1984.


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