Community & Work Disparities
A Program of the ADA Participatory Action Research Consortium (ADA-PARC)

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Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability in Illinois

Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability in Illinois Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Illinois is in the first quartile with a value of 2.9%. The following cities in Illinois have the value, Chicago 2.1%.Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability Chicago, 2.1%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. The sum of people under 5, age 5 to 17, age 18 to 64 and 65 and above with a hearing disability divided by the total population.

Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability by Region
RegionPercentage of People with a Hearing Disability
United States3.5%
Illinois2.9%
Chicago2.1%
Percentage of People with a Hearing DisabilityPercentage of People with a Hearing DisabilityA bar chart listed in descending orderUnited States    3.5Illinois    2.9Chicago    2.10%0.5%1%1.5%2%2.5%3%3.5%