Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Who Work Full-Time, Age 18 to 64 in United States

With a Disability and Work Full Time in United States Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and United States is in the third quartile with a value of 21.2%. The following cities in United States have the value, Anchorage 30.1%, Asheville 22.7%, Austin 29.6%, Baltimore 16.8%, Baton Rouge 20.2%, Birmingham 14.6%, Boise 23.3%, Chicago 17.7%, Columbia 16.1%, Columbus 21.1%, Denver 22.5%, Detroit 9.8%, Fresno 17.5%, Gastonia 16.9%, Greensboro 18.5%, Honolulu CDP 30.1%, Houston 24.4%, Indianapolis 19.6%, Lansing 18.5%, Las Vegas 23.3%, Little Rock 22.1%, Memphis 17.2%, Milwaukee 14.9%, Minneapolis 17.6%, Missoula 18.3%, Montgomery 17.0%, Nashville 25.7%, New Orleans 17.5%, Oakland 17.7%, Phoenix 21.7%, Pittsburgh 18.2%, Portland 20.7%, Raleigh 28.3%, Richmond 19.4%, Riverside 18.4%, Sacramento 17.2%, Salt Lake City 24.2%, San Francisco 22.0%, Santa Barbara 18.0%, Seattle 25.9%, Spokane 20.1%, St. Petersburg 18.7%, Tacoma 22.8%, Tampa 21.7%, Tucson 19.3%, Tulsa 24.3% & Washington 19.9%.With a Disability and Work Full Time Albuquerque, 21.2%Anchorage, 30.1%Asheville, 22.7%Austin, 29.6%Baltimore, 16.8%Baton Rouge, 20.2%Birmingham, 14.6%Boise, 23.3%Chicago, 17.7%Columbia, 16.1%Columbus, 21.1%Denver, 22.5%Detroit, 9.8%Fresno, 17.5%Gastonia, 16.9%Greensboro, 18.5%Houston, 24.4%Indianapolis, 19.6%Lansing, 18.5%Las Vegas, 23.3%Little Rock, 22.1%Memphis, 17.2%Milwaukee, 14.9%Minneapolis, 17.6%Missoula, 18.3%Montgomery, 17.0%Nashville, 25.7%New Orleans, 17.5%Oakland, 17.7%Phoenix, 21.7%Pittsburgh, 18.2%Portland, 20.7%Raleigh, 28.3%Richmond, 19.4%Riverside, 18.4%Sacramento, 17.2%Salt Lake City, 24.2%San Francisco, 22.0%Santa Barbara, 18.0%Seattle, 25.9%Spokane, 20.1%St. Petersburg, 18.7%Tacoma, 22.8%Tampa, 21.7%Tucson, 19.3%Tulsa, 24.3%Washington, 19.9% Without a Disability and Work Full Time in United States Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and United States is in the third quartile with a value of 21.2%. The following cities in United States have the value, Anchorage 30.1%, Asheville 22.7%, Austin 29.6%, Baltimore 16.8%, Baton Rouge 20.2%, Birmingham 14.6%, Boise 23.3%, Chicago 17.7%, Columbia 16.1%, Columbus 21.1%, Denver 22.5%, Detroit 9.8%, Fresno 17.5%, Gastonia 16.9%, Greensboro 18.5%, Honolulu CDP 30.1%, Houston 24.4%, Indianapolis 19.6%, Lansing 18.5%, Las Vegas 23.3%, Little Rock 22.1%, Memphis 17.2%, Milwaukee 14.9%, Minneapolis 17.6%, Missoula 18.3%, Montgomery 17.0%, Nashville 25.7%, New Orleans 17.5%, Oakland 17.7%, Phoenix 21.7%, Pittsburgh 18.2%, Portland 20.7%, Raleigh 28.3%, Richmond 19.4%, Riverside 18.4%, Sacramento 17.2%, Salt Lake City 24.2%, San Francisco 22.0%, Santa Barbara 18.0%, Seattle 25.9%, Spokane 20.1%, St. Petersburg 18.7%, Tacoma 22.8%, Tampa 21.7%, Tucson 19.3%, Tulsa 24.3% & Washington 19.9%.Without a Disability and Work Full Time Albuquerque, 54.3%Anchorage, 56.8%Asheville, 51.5%Austin, 59.0%Baltimore, 51.9%Baton Rouge, 47.9%Birmingham, 49.5%Boise, 55.3%Chicago, 52.7%Columbia, 44.8%Columbus, 56.3%Denver, 58.7%Detroit, 37.8%Fresno, 43.5%Gastonia, 54.9%Greensboro, 51.0%Houston, 56.1%Indianapolis, 55.0%Lansing, 46.5%Las Vegas, 51.8%Little Rock, 57.4%Memphis, 52.2%Milwaukee, 49.6%Minneapolis, 53.9%Missoula, 48.4%Montgomery, 53.6%Nashville, 57.7%New Orleans, 50.0%Oakland, 49.8%Phoenix, 54.2%Pittsburgh, 49.6%Portland, 51.5%Raleigh, 57.8%Richmond, 50.0%Riverside, 45.2%Sacramento, 49.8%Salt Lake City, 53.7%San Francisco, 56.6%Santa Barbara, 52.9%Seattle, 56.8%Spokane, 47.8%St. Petersburg, 56.8%Tacoma, 53.6%Tampa, 53.1%Tucson, 46.7%Tulsa, 58.0%Washington, 58.2%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 1 year Estimates. Table B18121, work experience by disability status and type
Calculation. Number in each group (people with disabilities or people without disabilities) who are working full time divided by the total population of each group.

Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Who Work Full-Time, Age 18 to 64 by Region
RegionWith a Disability and Work Full TimeWithout a Disability and Work Full Time
United States21.2%54.2%
Albuquerque21.2%54.3%
Anchorage30.1%56.8%
Asheville22.7%51.5%
Austin29.6%59.0%
Baltimore16.8%51.9%
Baton Rouge20.2%47.9%
Birmingham14.6%49.5%
Boise23.3%55.3%
Chicago17.7%52.7%
Columbia16.1%44.8%
Columbus21.1%56.3%
Denver22.5%58.7%
Detroit9.8%37.8%
Fresno17.5%43.5%
Gastonia16.9%54.9%
Greensboro18.5%51.0%
Honolulu CDP30.1%56.8%
Houston24.4%56.1%
Indianapolis19.6%55.0%
Lansing18.5%46.5%
Las Vegas23.3%51.8%
Little Rock22.1%57.4%
Memphis17.2%52.2%
Milwaukee14.9%49.6%
Minneapolis17.6%53.9%
Missoula18.3%48.4%
Montgomery17.0%53.6%
Nashville25.7%57.7%
New Orleans17.5%50.0%
Oakland17.7%49.8%
Phoenix21.7%54.2%
Pittsburgh18.2%49.6%
Portland20.7%51.5%
Raleigh28.3%57.8%
Richmond19.4%50.0%
Riverside18.4%45.2%
Sacramento17.2%49.8%
Salt Lake City24.2%53.7%
San Francisco22.0%56.6%
Santa Barbara18.0%52.9%
Seattle25.9%56.8%
Spokane20.1%47.8%
St. Petersburg18.7%56.8%
Tacoma22.8%53.6%
Tampa21.7%53.1%
Tucson19.3%46.7%
Tulsa24.3%58.0%
Washington19.9%58.2%