U.S. Department of Labor Releases February Unemployment Rate for People with Disabilities
On March 6, the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that our nation’s overall unemployment rate dropped 5.5 percent in February. The Bureau of Labor Statistics also showed that the unemployment rate for people with disabilities dropped to 11.2 percent. The data indicates that 19.8 percent of people with disabilities are currently in the nation’s labor force. Get more information on unemployment statistics from the DOL.