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

With Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the second quartile with a value of 70.7%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 44.8%, Spokane 70.0% & Tacoma 68.2%.With Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone Seattle, 44.8%Spokane, 70.0%Tacoma, 68.2% Without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the second quartile with a value of 70.7%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 44.8%, Spokane 70.0% & Tacoma 68.2%.Without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone Seattle, 49.3%Spokane, 76.3%Tacoma, 75.7%

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
Washington67.7%72.6%
United States70.7%76.8%
Seattle44.8%49.3%
Spokane70.0%76.3%
Tacoma68.2%75.7%