Data Note: WIA Employment Outcomes and Trends

Monica Cox, University of Massachusetts Boston
Frank A. Smith, University of Massachusetts Boston

Data Note No. 19 This is a publication of, funded in part by the Administration on Developmental Disabilities, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (#90DN0216).


This data note focuses on employment outcomes for individuals served by the One-Stop system through the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult funding stream. Outcomes data include the rate of WIA customers entering employment and their employment retention rate. This data note compares outcomes among adults with reported disabilities to those without reported disabilities.