South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department

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Did You Know...

...that although the national unemployment rate for people with disabilities (10.7%) is more than twice the rate of people without disabilities, there are some positive signs?

A recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report shows that the employment-to-population ratio for working-age people with disabilities (28.7%) has increased. This reflects the percentage of people who are working relative to the total population. The labor force participation rate for working-age people with disabilities (31.7%) also increased.