Data Details

8% of refugees have reported major disabilities

A total of 17,002 refugees have reported difficulty in seeing with 3886 having major difficulty or total blindness. With 13,793 persons affected by difficulty in movement, it is the second most prevalent disability. Difficulty in communication has affected only slightly less than four thousand persons. Persons experiencing major or full difficulty is relatively higher among those experiencing difficulties in communication (41.1 %) and those experiencing difficulty in movement (35.4 %). The prevalence of major or full difficulty is lowest among those with difficulties in seeing.

?Category Little Major or full Difficulty
In Seeing 13116 3886
In Hearing 5812 1934
In Movement 8910 4883
In Remembering/Concentrating 4158 1867
In Communication 2349 1637