Number of persons with disabilities in the Republic of Moldova in 2017
The estimated number of people with disabilities in the Republic of Moldova is 180,6 thousand people, including 11,7 thousand children aged 0-17 years. Persons with disabilities represent 5,1% of total population of the country, and children with disabilities constitute approximately 1,7% of all children from Moldova.
On average at 10 thousand inhabitants there are 509 people with disabilities while for 10 thousand of children there are 172 children aged 0-17 years. Almost every seventh person with disability falls into the category of severe disability.
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