December 2018 Unemployment Rate

December 2018 Unemployment Rates

(NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED)

Table A-6 and A-2

Bureau of Labor Statistics, USDOL

Persons with a Disability

Unemployment Rate 7,9 %    Participation Rate 20.7%

Persons without a Disability

Unemployment Rate 3.5%    Participation Rate 68.4%

Teenage

Unemployment Rate 11.0%    Participation Rate 33.5%

LEARNING DISABILITY Diagnosis– 15-20%

Estimate of the number of people with a diagnosed or undiagnosed Learning Disability

Next release date 0830, February 1, 2019

https://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.nr0.htm

August 2017 US Disability Unemployment

NOTE:  Since the majority of the data were collected before Hurricane Harvey, impact from the Hurricane is minimal.

August 2017

 

4.4% Unemployment No Disability

8.4% Disability Unemployment

31.2% Not in Labor Force – No Disability

79.5% Not in Labor Force – With Disability

13.5% Teenage Unemployment Rate

 

August  2016

 

4.8% = Unemployment No Disability

11.3% Disability Unemployment

31.2% Not in Labor Force – No Disability

80.2% Not in Labor Force – With Disability

15.4% Teenage Unemployment Rate

 

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Tables A-1 and A-6 Bureau of Labor Statistics (Not Seasonally Adjusted)

https://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.t06.htm

15-20% Persons with Learning Disability

Up to 50% of the Prison Population has a Learning Disability