Persons with disabilities, by age group and sex (2001)

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Persons with disabilities, by age group and sex
(2001)
  2001
  Both Sexes Males Females
  number % number % number %
Total - all ages 3,601,270 12.4 1,640,120 11.5 1,961,150 13.3
Total - less than 15 years 180,930 3.3 113,220 4.0 67,710 2.5
  0 to 4 years 26,210 1.6 16,030 1.9 10,180 1.3
  5 to 14 years 154,720 4.0 97,180 4.9 57,530 3.0
Total - 15 years and over 3,420,340 14.6 1,526,900 13.4 1,893,440 15.7
15 to 64 years 1,968,490 9.9 921,020 9.4 1,047,470 10.4
  15 to 24 years 151,030 3.9 74,500 3.8 76,530 4.0
  25 to 44 years 626,610 7.1 288,590 6.6 338,030 7.5
  45 to 64 years 1,190,850 16.7 557,940 15.9 632,910 17.5
65 years and over 1,451,840 40.5 605,880 38.5 845,970 42.0
  65 to 74 years 649,180 31.2 296,310 30.2 352,860 32.0
75 years and over 802,670 53.3 309,570 52.1 493,100 54.1

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