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
24% of adults with disability experience very good or excellent health, compared with 65% without disability
32% of adults with disability experience high/very high psychological distress, compared with 8% without disability
47% of adults with disability have experienced violence after the age of 15, compared with 36% without disability
6.3% of service user deaths were caused by perinatal and congenital conditions
Service users’ rate of potentially avoidable deaths was 3.6 times as high as the rate for the general population
5.9% of service user deaths were caused by spinal muscular atrophy
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