Facts and Data
Research and studies have revealed that almost 1 in every five people have some sort of disability in Australia. Of these people, one in every 3 has severe activity limitation. Experts have estimated that in 2099, approximately 5 million Australians would suffer from a severe or profound disability, which will be more than three times of the current number. Studies also revealed 7.5% of children aged up to 17 years are suffering from a disability, and 52% of the disabled kids have a severe core-activity limitation. If we look at the gender, boys have higher rates of disability in comparison to girls, which 61% of all the kids with disability.
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