Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage with Disabilities in North Carolina

Percentage with Disabilities in North Carolina Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and North Carolina is in the third quartile with a value of 13.7%. The following cities in North Carolina have the value, Asheville 12.3%, Gastonia 14.8%, Greensboro 9.9% & Raleigh 8.5%.Percentage with Disabilities Asheville, 12.3%Gastonia, 14.8%Greensboro, 9.9%Raleigh, 8.5%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. Total population with a disability divided by total population.

Percentage of Total Population with Disabilities by Region
RegionPercentage with Disabilities
United States12.5%
North Carolina13.7%
Asheville12.3%
Gastonia14.8%
Greensboro9.9%
Raleigh8.5%
Percentage of Total Population with DisabilitiesPercentage of Total Population with DisabilitiesA bar chart listed in descending orderGastonia    14.8North Carolina    13.7United States    12.5Asheville    12.3Greensboro    9.9Raleigh    8.50%5%10%15%