Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in North Carolina

With Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in North Carolina Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and North Carolina is in the fourth quartile with a value of 77.0%. The following cities in North Carolina have the value, Asheville 64.3%, Gastonia 70.6%, Greensboro 72.6% & Raleigh 67.3%.With Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone Asheville, 64.3%Gastonia, 70.6%Greensboro, 72.6%Raleigh, 67.3% Without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in North Carolina Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and North Carolina is in the fourth quartile with a value of 77.0%. The following cities in North Carolina have the value, Asheville 64.3%, Gastonia 70.6%, Greensboro 72.6% & Raleigh 67.3%.Without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone Asheville, 76.7%Gastonia, 84.4%Greensboro, 82.0%Raleigh, 79.1%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1811, selected economic characteristics for the civilian noninstitutionalized population by disability status.
Calculation. Number of workers aged 16 and above with/without a disability who commute by car alone divided by the total number of workers aged 16 and above with/without a disability. ACS Table S1811 provides these percentages.

Percentage of People with and without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone by Region
RegionWith Disabilities who Commute by Car, AloneWithout Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone
United States70.7%76.8%
North Carolina77.0%81.5%
Asheville64.3%76.7%
Gastonia70.6%84.4%
Greensboro72.6%82.0%
Raleigh67.3%79.1%