Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64, 2016

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Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64 Color coded map of the United States.  States have been grouped into four quartile ranges. The first quartile ranges from 7.8% to 8.9% and includes the states California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, North Dakota, New Jersey, New York & Utah.  The second quartile ranges from 9.0% to 10.5% and includes the states Alaska, Arizona, Washington DC, Delaware, Florida, Iowa, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New Hampshire, South Dakota, Texas, United States, Virginia & Wisconsin.  The third quartile ranges from 10.6% to 12.2% and includes the states Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Montana, North Carolina, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington & Wyoming.  The fourth quartile ranges from 12.3% to 17.4% and includes the states Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee & West Virginia. Albuquerque 11.2Anchorage 9.7Asheville 8.9Austin 7.5Baltimore 13.7Baton Rouge 12.6Birmingham 16.1Boise 9.6Chicago 8.4Columbia 9.4Columbus 10.8Denver 7.6Detroit 20.4Fresno 12.4Gastonia 13.8Greensboro 7.7Houston 8.1Indianapolis 12.5Lansing 16.0Las Vegas 11.4Little Rock 10.5Memphis 12.8Milwaukee 13.2Milwaukee 13.2Minneapolis 10.0Missoula 10.1Montgomery 15.0Nashville 10.4New Orleans 11.9Oakland 10.3Phoenix 9.0Pittsburgh 10.9Portland 11.1Raleigh 6.7Richmond 13.9Riverside 8.4Sacramento 11.1Salt Lake City 8.8San Francisco 6.9Santa Barbara 7.0Seattle 7.0Spokane 14.5St. Petersburg 11.1Tacoma 13.6Tampa 10.3Tucson 12.9Tulsa 13.4Urban Honolulu CDP 7.3Washington 9.4
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Data source. 2016, American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. Population age 18 to 64 with a disability divided by total population age 18 to 64.

Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64 by region

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Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64 by Region. Click on a state to view city data, where available.
RegionPercentage with a Disability, 18 to 64
United States10.3%
Alaska10.3%
Alabama14.5%
Arkansas15.0%
Arizona10.3%
California8.2%
Colorado8.7%
Connecticut8.3%
District of Columbia9.4%
Delaware10.1%
Florida10.1%
Georgia10.8%
Hawaii8.0%
Iowa9.4%
Idaho11.4%
Illinois8.5%
Indiana11.8%
Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64 by Region. Click on a state to view city data, where available.
RegionPercentage with a Disability, 18 to 64
Kansas10.6%
Kentucky15.8%
Louisiana13.2%
Massachusetts9.0%
Maryland8.6%
Maine13.7%
Michigan12.3%
Minnesota8.5%
Missouri12.7%
Mississippi14.8%
Montana11.3%
North Carolina11.7%
North Dakota8.4%
Nebraska9.0%
New Hampshire9.9%
New Jersey7.8%
New Mexico12.9%
Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64 by Region. Click on a state to view city data, where available.
RegionPercentage with a Disability, 18 to 64
Nevada11.0%
New York8.7%
Ohio11.9%
Oklahoma13.9%
Oregon12.3%
Pennsylvania11.1%
Rhode Island10.7%
South Carolina12.6%
South Dakota10.3%
Tennessee13.6%
Texas9.8%
Utah8.5%
Virginia9.2%
Vermont11.7%
Washington10.8%
Wisconsin9.7%
West Virginia17.4%
Wyoming10.6%
Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 18 to 64A bar chart listed in descending orderDetroit    20.4Birmingham    16.1Lansing    16.0Montgomery    15.0Spokane    14.5Richmond    13.9Gastonia    13.8Baltimore    13.7Tacoma    13.6Tulsa    13.4Milwaukee    13.2Tucson    12.9Memphis    12.8Baton Rouge    12.6Indianapolis    12.5Fresno    12.4New Orleans    11.9Las Vegas    11.4Albuquerque    11.2St. Petersburg    11.1Sacramento    11.1Portland    11.1Pittsburgh    10.9Columbus    10.8Little Rock    10.5Nashville    10.4Oakland    10.3Tampa    10.3United States    10.3Missoula    10.1Minneapolis    10.0Anchorage    9.7Boise    9.6Columbia    9.4Washington    9.4Phoenix    9.0Asheville    8.9Salt Lake City    8.8Riverside    8.4Chicago    8.4Houston    8.1Greensboro    7.7Denver    7.6Austin    7.5Urban Honolulu CDP    7.3Seattle    7.0Santa Barbara    7.0San Francisco    6.9Raleigh    6.70%5%10%15%20%