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|Institution||Closing the Gap Clearinghouse|
|Report number||Resource sheet no. 29|
This report assesses and summarises the evidence on the effectiveness of programs relevant to increasing employment rates for Indigenous people with a disability.
The report highlighted the following information from the 2011 Census:
Indigenous job seekers experience greater labour market disadvantage than non-Indigenous job seekers. The disadvantages include living in locations that are distant from labour markets or other disadvantaged areas, having lower levels of education, poorer health and higher rates of disability.
Abstract adapted from Australian Institute of Health and Welfare