Nevada

Demographic Data

Total state population
3,105,760
Total number of people with disabilities
13%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
4%
Vision difficulty
3%
Cognitive difficulty
5%
Ambulatory difficulty
7%
Self-care difficulty
3%
Independent living difficulty
5%
Race/ethnicity breakdown

For more detailed metrics on demographics for people with disabilities, please visit Disability Employment Statistics | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov).

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
6%
Unemployment rate for PwD
13%
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
23%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

For more detailed metrics on demographics for people with disabilities, please visit Disability Employment Statistics | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov).

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

For more information on the AoD grantee programs across the country, please visit Administration on Disabilities | ACL Administration for Community Living.

Southern Nevada Center for Independent Living
2950 South Rainbow Boulevard, Suite 220
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-889-4216
ED:Mary Evilsizer
Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living
999 Pyramid Way
Sparks, NV 89541
Phone: 775-353-3599
ED:Lisa Bonie
Phone: (775) 684-8619
ED:Kari Horn
Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities
University of Nevada, Reno
Mail Stop 285
Reno, NV 89557
Main Phone: 775-784-4921
Toll Free Number: 1-800-216-7988
Main Fax: 775-784-4997
TTY: 775-327-5234