Employment of People Who Are Disabled

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Source: https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/graph/fredgraph.png?g=1mnK [Data are not seasonally adjusted, and begin when the BLS began reporting rates for those with a disability.]

Office of Disability Employment Policy US Dept of Labor [see Disability Employment Policy Resources by Topic] Newsletter

Employment Alliance for People with Disabilities

Employment and Disabled Persons, ILO

Employment Issues for People with Disabilities The Arc

“The ADA established a right to equal access to public services offered by governments and private providers and has demonstrated the importance of contributions that people with disabilities can make to our economy. Yet despite these advances, substantial disparities remain in areas of employment, earned income, access to the Internet, transportation, housing, and educational attainment. Each of these disparities contributes to poorer health for this segment of our population.

Health Care for Americans with Disabilities — 25 Years after the ADANew England Journal of Medicine, 9/15
“The recent Affordable Care Act (ACA) may help improve access to health care for people with disabilities, but the persistence of health disparities and barriers to health care indicates that more remains to be done.”

Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted BLS 6/15

The Green Economy and Job Creation: Inclusion of People with Disabilities 2013

Persons With A Disability: Barriers To Employment,Types of Assistance, & Other Labor-Related Issues BLS 5/12

Emerging Employment Issues for People with Disabilities 12/11

Employment among Working-Age People with Disabilities: What the Latest Data Can Tell Us Abstract. Burkhauser 2/08