By Zachary Lassiter
June 15, 2014
A recently-released report the by the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics says that only 1 in 6 American’s with disabilities held a job in 2013. The report also showed that the unemployment rate (those unemployed and actively seeking work) for those with disabilities doubled those that are not disabled.
A particularly interesting insight in the numbers pointed out that of those with disabilities that are successfully employed, most are self employed.
Read the report in full.