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RA: Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers - 2004

Program Goal: To increase employment opportunities for migrant and seasonal farmworkers who have disabilities
Objective 8.1 of 1: Ensure that eligible migrant and seasonal farmworkers with disabilities receive rehabilitation services and achieve employment.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: Individuals who achieve employment outcomes: Within project funded states, the percentage of migrant or seasonal farmworkers with disabilities served by VR and the projects, who achieve employment outcomes is higher than those who do not access the project.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
Percentage of individuals served who were placed in employment outcomes
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
VR & Project VR Only
VR & Project VR Only
65 53.10
66 59
62 53

Explanation: Baseline 2002 data submission is suspect; Consequently, the targets 2003 and 2004 have been projected at a lower rate until 2003 data is analyzed. Targets for the VR only category are represented as static numbers because the focus of these projects is to improve the performance for the VR + Project participants.  
Additional Source Information: Rehabilitation Services Administration agency state data from the RSA-911 and grantee performance reports.

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2003 - 2004
Data Available: April 2005
Validated By: Federal Statistical Agencies.

Limitations: By 2005, it is anticipated that data quality will be more dependable.


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