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January 2014 Disability Employment Statistics Released
February 7, 2014
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor
In January 2014, the percentage of people with disabilities in the labor force was 18.2. By comparison, the percentage of persons with no disability in the labor force was 68.3.
In January 2014, the unemployment rate for those with disabilities was 13.3 percent, compared with 6.8 percent for persons with no disability, not seasonally adjusted.
- Read about the January 2014 Disability Employment Statistics at www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.t06.htm
- Read the Bureau of Labor Statistics Youth Employment Rate Data for January 2014 at http://www.dol.gov/odep/categories/youth/youthemployment.htm#.UMYTNnd6Cy4
- Retrieve Historical Disability Employment Data at http://www.bls.gov/webapps/legacy/cpsatab6.htm
- Read Commonly Used Terms in BLS Employment Statistics at http://www.dol.gov/odep/topics/DisabilityEmploymentStatistics.htm#.UMYZCHd6Cy4
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