The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation

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The U.S. Census Bureau has reported that 56.7 million Americans had some type of disability in 2010, which represents 18.7 percent of the civilian noninstitutionalized population included in the 2010 Survey of Income and Program Participation. The U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) provides disability benefits through the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program and the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. As of December 2015, approximately 11 million individuals were SSDI beneficiaries, and about 8 million were SSI beneficiaries.

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Category
Document type
Monograph
ISBN/ISSN/NIPO
ISBN 978-0-309-45784-2
IBIC classification
JFFG - Disability: social aspects
PDR - Influencia de la ciencia y la tecnología sobre la sociedad
Bibliographic data
Edition
1
Place of publication
Washington
Year
2017
Pages
480
Language
English
Price excluding VAT (approximate, may vary)
€125.00
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Source
AT Observatory