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Rates steadily decline and are just below 30% among individuals aged 60 to 64. The peak in employment in the 30 to 39 age group is seen across all ­disability types except for individuals with hearing disabilities, who have an age– employment profile closer to those without disabilities. S. Department of Labor, 2012). In our analysis, we find that the disparity between African Americans and Whites, measured as the ratio of the employment rate for African Americans to the employment rate for Whites, is more pronounced among individuals with disabilities than individuals without disabilities.

11 12 I. Overview of the Major Constructs The purpose of this chapter is to provide and discuss national statistics on the educational, employment, and financial experiences of people with disabilities in the United States that will be explored in detail in subsequent chapters. S. Census Bureau. We start with a description of the ACS including how it measures disability and employment. We then present our findings on the following: 1. Heterogeneity in disability prevalence 2. Heterogeneity in employment rates 3.

Much may be learned from these differences; for instance, certain groups in certain locations may prove to have better than average employment outcomes and thus serve as a focal point for developing effective policies and practices. Thus, individuals and organizations providing employment services to people with disabilities can benefit from a greater understanding of these differences. 11 12 I. Overview of the Major Constructs The purpose of this chapter is to provide and discuss national statistics on the educational, employment, and financial experiences of people with disabilities in the United States that will be explored in detail in subsequent chapters.

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