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Welcome to the website for the State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project, administered by the University of Colorado. The Project is funded in part by the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities


The 2015 "Create-a-Chart" and "State Profile" data are now updated with our new 2014 and 2015 data.

To access these nationwide longitudinal financial and programmatic trends in intellectual and developmental disabilities services go to State Profiles and Create a Chart.

Also on our Website

The Publications link provides access to selected books and book chapters, journal articles, technical and brief reports, and testimony. About Us presents a brief history of the study. Links provides access to related websites.

Our Recent Publication:

The hardcopy version of our 10th edition publication is now available, with data through Fiscal Year 2013. The State of the States in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Emerging from the Great Recession analyzes data from the states on revenue, spending, and program services across 37 years. The book is available from the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD).

Contact us for information about obtaining a print copy, or with any questions about Our Website.

Cross Disability Data for 2013

On the menu to the right, you can access financial and programmatic data for intellectual/developmental disabilities, mental health, and physical and sensory disabilities. The research was funded in part by the National Institute on Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) and by the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

DATA AVAILABLE! Follow the menu on the right to the Cross Disability data. The Cross Disability Create a Chart and State-by-State Profiles are Preliminary. Please contact us if you have any questions about your state's ranking, or any other questions about the Cross Disability data.