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nTIDE December 2021 Jobs Report: Employment remains above historic levels for people with disabilities


National Trends in Disability Employment (nTIDE) – issued semi-monthly by Kessler Foundation and the University of New Hampshire

East Hanover, NJ – January 7, 2022 – Despite a small decline in December, the job numbers for people with disabilities remained above pre-pandemic levels, according to today’s National Trends in Disability Employment – Monthly Update (nTIDE), issued by Kessler Foundation and the University of New Hampshire’s Institute on Disability (UNH-IOD). This contrasts with people without disabilities, who have yet to reach pre-pandemic levels of employment. Experts cautioned that the timeframe for the December numbers does not yet reflect the potential impact of the rapid rise in the COVID-19 omicron variant.

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