To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the employment rate of (a) all people and (b) disabled people was in each of the last five years; and what progress has been made towards meeting his Department's public service agreement target 8.
The employment rate for disabled people and for all people in each of the last five years is shown in the following table.
|Disabled employment Rate||GB employment Rate||Gap|
|Period from April-June|
Information relating to what progress has been made towards meeting this target (and others) is available in the departmental Autumn Performance Report 2007. This is available in the Library and can also be viewed at: