Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability in California

Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability in California Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and California is in the first quartile with a value of 4.0%. The following cities in California have the value, Fresno 5.5%, Oakland 5.2%, Riverside 3.9%, Sacramento 5.3%, San Francisco 4.3% & Santa Barbara 3.7%.Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability Fresno, 5.5%Oakland, 5.2%Riverside, 3.9%Sacramento, 5.3%San Francisco, 4.3%Santa Barbara, 3.7%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. The sum of people under 5, age 5 to 17, age 18 to 64 and 65 and above with a cognitive disability divided by the total population.

Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability by Region
RegionPercentage of People with a Cognitive Disability
United States4.7%
California4.0%
Fresno5.5%
Oakland5.2%
Riverside3.9%
Sacramento5.3%
San Francisco4.3%
Santa Barbara3.7%
Percentage of People with a Cognitive DisabilityPercentage of People with a Cognitive DisabilityA bar chart listed in descending orderFresno    5.5Sacramento    5.3Oakland    5.2United States    4.7San Francisco    4.3California    4.0Riverside    3.9Santa Barbara    3.70%0.5%1%1.5%2%2.5%3%3.5%4%4.5%5%5.5%