Employment: Autism

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 10th April 2019.

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Photo of Thangam Debbonaire Thangam Debbonaire Opposition Whip (Commons)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will take steps to collect and publish data on the employment status of adults diagnosed with autism.

Photo of Justin Tomlinson Justin Tomlinson The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

Department for Work and Pensions officials are considering how to robustly measure the employment rate among autistic people, including whether it might be possible to collect this information through the Labour Force Survey.

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