People with disabilities experienced an unemployment rate nearly 74 percent higher than the rate for people with no disabilities for the first quarter of 2012.
By Jenny Ivy|April 16, 2012 at 10:28 AM
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People with disabilities experienced an unemployment rate nearly 74 percent higher than the rate for people with no disabilities for the first quarter of 2012. The rate now stands at 14.6 percent, compared to 8.4 percent for people with no disabilities.
The findings are from Allsup, a provider of Social Security disability representation and Medicare plan selection services. Allsup has been conducting this quarterly study since the first quarter of 2009.
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