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Leonard Cheshire Disability Disability and Employment Survey

Poll of 2,068 GB adults, 423 of whom have a disability or long term health condition, on behalf of Leonard Cheshire Disability.

  • Two thirds (64% for both) of disabled adults are not confident either that if they disclose their condition on their CV or application, or at interview stage, it will not negatively affect their chance of getting a job.
  • More than a third (37%) of disabled Britons disagree that they have the same opportunities at work as their non-disabled colleagues, while a third (33%) feel they do have the same opportunities.

Date Published: 11/11/2015

Categories: GB | Health | Public and communities | Third Sector


ComRes interviewed 2,068 GB adults online aged 18+, 160 of whom are disabled, between 21st and 22nd October 2015. ComRes is a member of the British Polling Council and abides by its rules.

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