Number of persons with disabilities in the Republic of Moldova in 2014
The estimated number of people with disabilities in the Republic of Moldova is 184,8 thousand people, including 13,4 thousand children aged 0-17 years. This is higher than the previous five years with 2,7% per hole, while a decrease of 11,3% is registered in the number of children situation. Persons with disabilities represent 5,2% of total population of the country, and children with disabilities constitute approximately 2% of all children from Moldova. On average at 10 thousand inhabitants there are 520 people with disabilities while for 10 thousand of children there are 193 children aged 0-17 years. Almost every seventh person with disability falls into the category of severe disability.
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