Community & Work Disparities
A Program of the ADA Participatory Action Research Consortium (ADA-PARC)

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Percentage with Disabilities in Tennessee

Percentage with Disabilities in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the fourth quartile with a value of 15.4%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 13.7% & Nashville 11.9%.Percentage with Disabilities Memphis, 13.7%Nashville, 11.9%

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%
Tennessee15.4%
Memphis13.7%
Nashville11.9%
Percentage of Total Population with DisabilitiesPercentage of Total Population with DisabilitiesA bar chart listed in descending orderTennessee    15.4Memphis    13.7United States    12.5Nashville    11.90%5%10%15%