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Table 8. Employed persons who requested a change in their current workplace to help them do their job better by age, sex, and disability status, July 2019

Table 8. Employed persons who requested a change in their current workplace to help them do their job better by age, sex, and disability status, July 2019 [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Total
employed
Requested a change in current workplace
Total Percent
of total
employed

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over

159,469 14,827 9.3

16 to 64 years

150,112 14,141 9.4

65 years and over

9,357 686 7.3

Men

85,059 7,435 8.7

Women

74,410 7,392 9.9

Persons with a disability

Total, 16 years and over

5,830 805 13.8

16 to 64 years

4,751 732 15.4

65 years and over

1,079 73 6.8

Men

3,141 354 11.3

Women

2,689 451 16.8

Persons with no disability

Total, 16 years and over

153,639 14,022 9.1

16 to 64 years

145,361 13,409 9.2

65 years and over

8,278 613 7.4

Men

81,918 7,082 8.6

Women

71,721 6,940 9.7

NOTE: Data on people who requested a change in their current workplace are restricted to those who also provided a response about the type of change requested. A relatively small number of people who did not specify the type of change requested are excluded from these estimates, as they were for the May 2012 estimates.

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Last Modified Date: May 01, 2020