Share of people in the U.S. with a disability as of 2018, by state

This statistic shows the percentage of people in the U.S. who had a disability as of 2018, by state. As of that year, an estimated 12.7 percent of the entire U.S. population had a disability, and 19.1 percent of those living in the state of West Virginia had a disability.

Percentage of people in the U.S. with a disability as of 2018, by state

Percentage of population
West Virginia 19.1%
Arkansas 17.7%
Kentucky 17.4%
Maine 16.6%
Mississippi 16.5%
Alabama 16.3%
Oklahoma 16.3%
New Mexico 15.8%
Louisiana 15.4%
Tennessee 15.4%
Missouri 14.5%
Vermont 14.5%
South Carolina 14.4%
Michigan 14.2%
Pennsylvania 14.1%
Rhode Island 14.1%
Ohio 14.1%
Oregon 14%
Kansas 13.7%
Indiana 13.6%
Florida 13.5%
Idaho 13.5%
Montana 13.4%
Arizona 13.3%
North Carolina 13.3%
Delaware 13.2%
New Hampshire 13%
Wyoming 12.8%
U.S.12.6%
Washington 12.6%
Alaska 12.6%
Nevada 12.5%
Georgia 12.1%
South Dakota 12.1%
Virginia 12%
Nebraska 11.8%
Iowa 11.7%
Massachusetts 11.6%
Hawaii 11.6%
Wisconsin 11.6%
District of Columbia 11.6%
Texas 11.4%
Maryland 11.4%
New York 11.4%
Illinois 11.1%
Minnesota 11%
North Dakota 10.9%
Connecticut 10.8%
Colorado 10.7%
California 10.4%
New Jersey 10.2%
Utah 9.6%
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Release date

January 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2018

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