Successful Employment for Blind Iowans by Federal Fiscal Year | Last Updated 31 Jul 2019

The Iowa Department for the Blind helps educate, train, and empower blind and visually impaired individuals to pursue lifelong goals. This dataset summarizes the successful employment outcomes of blind Iowans by Federal Fiscal Year (October 1 - September 30), starting on October 1, 2012.

Tags: blind, visually impaired, employment, wages, gender, veteran, minority

This dataset has the following 18 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Federal Fiscal Yearfederal_fiscal_yearnumberYear ended September 30
Case IDcase_idtextCase identifier
GendergendertextGender of the participant
MinorityminoritytextMinority status of the participant
HispanichispanictextEthnicity of the participant
Age Groupage_grouptextTransition participants (ages 24 or less) and non-transition participants (ages 25 and over)
Age at Applicationage_at_applicationnumberAge of the participant at time of application
Referral Sourcereferral_sourcetextIndicates the individual, agency, or other entity that first referred the participant to the Department for the Blind
VeteranveterantextVeteran served in the active military, naval or air service, and was discharge
Closure Reason Descriptionclosure_reason_descriptiontextIdentifies the reason for closing the service record of an individual
Employment Status Descriptionemployment_status_descriptiontextEmployment status when the case was closed
SOC Codesoc_codetextStandard occupational code used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Titleoccupational_titletextName of the occupation as specified by the Standard Occupational Code
Closure Hours Worked Per Weekclosure_hours_worked_per_weeknumberNumber of hours worked per week at case closure
Closure Weekly Earningsclosure_weekly_earningsnumberWeekly wages when case was closed
Hourly Wagehourly_wagenumberHourly wage when case was closed
Monthly Earningsmonthly_earningsnumberMonthly earnings when case was closed
Annual Earningsannual_earningsnumberAnnualized earnings when case was closed