January 2018 US Disability Unemployment Rates

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January 2018  US Unemployment Rates
(NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED)
Table A-6 and A-2
Bureau of Labor Statistics, USDOL

 

Persons with a Disability

Unemployment Rate 8.8%       Participation Rate 20.4%

Persons without a Disability

Unemployment Rate 4.3%       Participation Rate 67.8%

Teenage

Unemployment Rate 14.6%    Participation Rate 32.8%

LEARNING DISABILITY Diagnosis– 15-20%
Estimate of the number of people with a diagnosed or undiagnosed Learning Disability

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