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

Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability 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 5.2%. The following cities in North Carolina have the value, Asheville 4.8%, Gastonia 5.9%, Greensboro 3.7% & Raleigh 3.6%.Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability Asheville, 4.8%Gastonia, 5.9%Greensboro, 3.7%Raleigh, 3.6%

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%
North Carolina5.2%
Asheville4.8%
Gastonia5.9%
Greensboro3.7%
Raleigh3.6%
Percentage of People with a Cognitive DisabilityPercentage of People with a Cognitive DisabilityA bar chart listed in descending orderGastonia    5.9North Carolina    5.2Asheville    4.8United States    4.7Greensboro    3.7Raleigh    3.60%1%2%3%4%5%6%