Policy Development & Technical Assistance Resources

To develop and influence disability employment-related policies and practices, ODEP sponsors the following five policy development and technical assistance resources:

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CAPE YOUTH - Center For Advancing Policy On Employment For Youth

Disability Statistics

August 2020 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: 13.2%
  • People without disabilities: 8.4%

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