Adults with disabilities by type, sex and age group, Manitoba, 2012

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Statistics Canada has produced tables indicating the prevalence of disability by type for each of Canada's provinces. Information for Manitoba can be found in Adults with disabilities by type, sex and age group, Manitoba, 2012.

According to Census Canada's Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, 2011 and 2006 censuses , Manitoba`s population at the time of the 2011 census was 1,208,268.

The following chart describes the rate of different disabilities in Manitoba using the 2011 Canadian Census Data and the ``Disability in Canada: Initial findings from the Canadian Survey on Disability``.

 

 

Number of Manitoban’s Aged 15 and over

Percentage of Manitoba's Population

Seeing

32,680

2.7%

Hearing

38,950

3.2%

Mobility

78,570

6.5%

Flexibility

78,180

6.5%

Dexterity

36,010

3.0%

Pain

101,640

8.4%

Learning

20,980

1.7%

Memory

20,230

1.7%

Developmental

6,970

0.6%

Mental Psychological

35,610

2.9%

Unknown

3,120

0.3%

 

Statistics Canada also has three additional tables available examining disability in Manitoba. Please follow the links below to learn more about disability in Manitoba.

Prevalence of disability for adults by sex and age group, Manitoba, 2012

Adults with and without disabilities by sex and age group, Manitoba, 2012

Adults with disabilities by severity, sex and age group, Manitoba, 2012