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Persons With A Disability: Barriers to Employment, Types of Assistance, and other Labor-Related Issues Summary
April 24, 2013
Source: Department of Labor
Lack of education or training, lack of transportation, the need for special features at the job, and a person's own disability were among the barriers reported. Among persons with a disability who were employed, over half had some difficulty completing their work duties because of their disability. These findings were obtained from a supplement to the May 2012 Current Population Survey (CPS).
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