Minnesota

Demographic Data

Total state population
5,639,632
Total number of people with disabilities
10.8%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
3.3%
Vision difficulty
1.5%
Cognitive difficulty
4.7%
Ambulatory difficulty
4.9%
Self-care difficulty
2.1%
Independent living difficulty
4.9%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
82.1%
Black or African American
6.6%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
1.0%
Asian
5.1%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.0%
Hispanic or Latino
5.6%
Other Race
5.6%
Two or more Races
3.3%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
48.5%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
11.3%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
25.3%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

MN Vocational Rehabilitation Services
First National Bank Building, 322 Minnesota Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651-259-7345
Phone: (651) 296-4018
ED:Colleen Wieck
Institute on Community Integration
University of Minnesota
College of Education and Human Development
102 Pattee Hall
150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0223
Main Phone: 612-624-6300
Main Fax: 612-624-9344
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Minnesota Disability Law Center
111 N Fifth Street Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Phone: (612) 334-5970
Toll Free: (800) 292-4150
FAX: (612) 334-5755
Minnesota Department of Human Services
ED:Eileen Kelly
ED:Jill Tilbury