By the Numbers

Our department implemented a new data collection tool in 2017 to demonstrate our commitment to doubling the
competitive integrated employment (CIE) rate of Tennesseans supported through DIDD waivers by 2022. Below is a summary of current and previous data points, which helps highlight where progress is being made and where we need to continue focusing our efforts.

Infographics showing a 17.5% Competitive Integrated Employment (CIE) Rate in 2018 and 44.1 average monthly hours worked for individuals in CIE


Members of the Employment Roundtable, TennesseeWorks Partnership, and Employment First Task Force collaborated to identify a statewide employment goal.  Click here to access the infographic and feel free to share.