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U.S. Census Bureau releases disability statistics
The Census Bureau recently released a Fact Sheet on Disabilities
in preparation for the 17th Anniversary of the Americans with
Disabilities Act. Updated numbers show the following:
* 51.2 million people have some level of disability
(18 % of population).
* 32.5 million have a severe disability (12% of whole population).
* 4 million children have a disability (or 11% of children
ages 6 to 14)
To view the entire fact sheet, go to: