Persons with disabilities, by age group and sex (2006)

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Persons with disabilities, by age group and sex
(2006)
  2006
  Both Sexes Males Females
  number % number % number %
Total - all ages 4,417,870 14.3 2,024,700 13.4 2,393,180 15.2
Total - less than 15 years 202,350 3.7 129,210 4.6 73,140 2.7
  0 to 4 years 27,540 1.7 17,770 2.1 9,770 1.2
  5 to 14 years 174,810 4.6 111,440 5.7 63,370 3.4
Total - 15 years and over 4,215,530 16.6 1,895,480 15.4 2,320,040 17.7
15 to 64 years 2,457,940 11.5 1,151,530 10.9 1,306,410 12.1
  15 to 24 years 195,500 4.7 100,940 4.8 94,560 4.7
  25 to 44 years 696,530 8.0 326,460 7.7 370,070 8.3
  45 to 64 years 1,565,910 18.3 724,130 17.3 841,780 19.3
65 years and over 1,757,590 43.4 743,960 41.3 1,013,630 45.1
  65 to 74 years 739,500 33.0 346,720 32.5 392,790 33.5
75 years and over 1,018,090 56.3 397,240 54.0 620,850 57.8

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