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Persons with Disability

A. Demographics of disabled persons as of February, 2022
(Source: DOSW)
Males: 63,065
Females: 54,869

B. Categories of Disability

Categories of Disability

Categories

Limb Disability

Hearing Impairment

Multiple Disabilities

Chronic Mental Disease Patient

Major Organ Disability

Dementia

Number

28,003

13,140

14,965

15,291

16,540

8,608

Percentage

23.74%

11.14%

12.69%

12.97%

14.03%

7.30%

Categories

Visual Impairment

Stability Impairment

Speech and articulation impairment

Vegetable State

Autism

Facial injury

Number

5,921

378

923

268

3,863

359

Percentage

5.02%

0.32%

0.78%

0.23%

3.28%

0.30%

Categories

Mental Disability

Intractable Epilepsy

Disabilities caused by Rare Disease Approved by Central Health Authority

Other Disabilities Approved by Central Health Authority

Total
(males)

Total
(females)

Number

7,350

392

254

1,679

63,065

54,869

Percentage

6.23%

0.33%

0.22%

1.42%

53.47%

46.53%

C. Levels of Disability

Levels of Disability

Categories

Extremely severe

Severe

Moderate

Mild

Number

14,722

22,352

37,250

43,610

Percentage

12.48%

18.95%

31.59%

36.98%