Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability in Tennessee

Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the third quartile with a value of 4.2%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 2.6% & Nashville 2.9%.Percentage of People with a Hearing Disability Memphis, 2.6%Nashville, 2.9%

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%
Tennessee4.2%
Memphis2.6%
Nashville2.9%
Percentage of People with a Hearing DisabilityPercentage of People with a Hearing DisabilityA bar chart listed in descending orderTennessee    4.2United States    3.5Nashville    2.9Memphis    2.60%0.5%1%1.5%2%2.5%3%3.5%4%