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

Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the fourth quartile with a value of 5.9%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 5.5% & Nashville 4.7%.Percentage of People with a Cognitive Disability Memphis, 5.5%Nashville, 4.7%

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%
Tennessee5.9%
Memphis5.5%
Nashville4.7%
Percentage of People with a Cognitive DisabilityPercentage of People with a Cognitive DisabilityA bar chart listed in descending orderTennessee    5.9Memphis    5.5Nashville    4.7United States    4.70%1%2%3%4%5%6%