South Dakota: Disability Employment Statistics

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South Dakota By the Numbers

Population and Employment Statistics1

Working Age Population with a Disability (18-64): 55,489

  • Percentage that did not work by Disability Type
Cognitive ​48.3%
Hearing 29.8%
Ambulatory 62.4%
Visual 39.2%


South Dakota

Percentage of working age people with disabilities that do not have jobs.

SourceAmerica/AbilityOne Network By the Numbers2

4 nonprofit agencies headquartered in South Dakota participated in the program as SourceAmerica/AbilityOne Authorized Providers.


153 Individuals with Significant Disabilities Employed, including 6 Veterans


Average AbilityOne Employee Wage


$5.6 million
Total AbilityOne Sales

1 Data from 2019 American Community Survey
2 Fiscal Year 2022 data proprietary to SourceAmerica®

SourceAmerica Nonprofit Agencies Headquartered in South Dakota

  • Aspire, Inc.
  • BH Services, Inc.
  • Huron Area Center for Independence
  • South Dakota Achieve