Disability Statistics


May 2021 Disability Employment Statistics Ages 16 years and over:

Labor Force Participation Rate

  • People with disabilities: 20.6%
  • People without disabilities: 67.0%

Unemployment Rate

  • People with disabilities: 10.2%
  • People without disabilities: 5.3%

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Policies in Practice

Office Clerk Meghan Jones is writing a book about growing up as a person with Down syndrome. Through it, she hopes to dispel misconceptions and break down barriers for others.

Office Clerk Meghan Jones

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