Disability is an umbrella term for any or all of the following components, all of which may also be influenced by environmental and personal factors:
More reports and statistics on disability can be found under Disability services.
Web report |
02 Oct 2020
16 Sep 2020
32% of adults with disability experience high/very high psychological distress, compared with 8% without disability
24% of adults with disability experience very good or excellent health, compared with 65% without disability
48% of working-age (aged 15–64) people with disability are employed, compared with 80% without disability
Service users were 4.7 times as likely to die before aged 65 compared with the general population
5.9% of service user deaths were caused by spinal muscular atrophy
Rates of potentially avoidable deaths for male service users was 1.5 times as high as the rate for females
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