Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage with Disabilities in Louisiana

Percentage with Disabilities in Louisiana Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Louisiana is in the fourth quartile with a value of 15.0%. The following cities in Louisiana have the value, Baton Rouge 15.6% & New Orleans 13.7%.Percentage with Disabilities Baton Rouge, 15.6%New Orleans, 13.7%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. Total population with a disability divided by total population.

Percentage of Total Population with Disabilities by Region
RegionPercentage with Disabilities
United States12.5%
Baton Rouge15.6%
New Orleans13.7%
Percentage of Total Population with DisabilitiesPercentage of Total Population with DisabilitiesA bar chart listed in descending orderBaton Rouge    15.6Louisiana    15.0New Orleans    13.7United States    12.50%5%10%15%