Table 5
Cause of main condition for women and men with disabilities, by age group, Canada, 2012

Table 5
Cause of main condition for women and men with disabilities, by age group, Canada, 2012
Table summary
This table displays the results of Cause of main condition for women and men with disabilities. The information is grouped by Cause (appearing as row headers), Women and Men, calculated using percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Cause Women Men
percent
Persons 15 or older
Existed at birth 8.3Note * 11.0
Disease or illness 17.6 15.4
Non-work related accident or injury 15.3Note * 12.9
Work-related cause (e.g., accident or injury) 11.8Note * 27.7
Ageing 24.4Note * 19.3
Undetermined 26.8Note * 19.6
Other 12.9 10.7
Persons aged 15 to 24
Existed at birth 36.0Note * 53.1
Disease or illness 10.6Note * 7.0Note E: Use with caution
Non-work related accident or injury 17.5Note * 8.8Note E: Use with caution
Work-related cause (e.g., accident or injury) 2.9Note E: Use with caution 3.2Note E: Use with caution
Ageing 1.4Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published
Undetermined 28.2 28.5Note E: Use with caution
Other 14.3Note * 9.1Note E: Use with caution
Persons aged 25 to 44
Existed at birth 14.7 18.9
Disease or illness 20.6 14.9
Non-work related accident or injury 17.9 17.1
Work-related cause (e.g., accident or injury) 11.0Note * 26.6
Ageing 4.5Note E: Use with caution 4.8Note E: Use with caution
Undetermined 27.8Note * 21.6
Other 17.9Note E: Use with cautionNote * 9.2
Persons aged 45 to 64
Existed at birth 7.3 7.7Note E: Use with caution
Disease or illness 19.0 17.1
Non-work related accident or injury 16.8 15.4
Work-related cause (e.g., accident or injury) 18.6Note * 34.0
Ageing 16.5Note * 13.6
Undetermined 27.1 18.7
Other 13.2Note * 9.7
Persons aged 65 to 74
Existed at birth 4.6Note E: Use with caution 6.2Note E: Use with caution
Disease or illness 14.8 14.4
Non-work related accident or injury 10.5 9.4
Work-related cause (e.g., accident or injury) 11.0Note * 29.0
Ageing 35.0Note * 26.8
Undetermined 30.8Note * 20.5
Other 11.8 15.0
Persons aged 75 or older
Existed at birth 2.4Note E: Use with caution 2.2Note E: Use with caution
Disease or illness 16.5 15.7
Non-work related accident or injury 13.9Note * 7.7Note E: Use with caution
Work-related cause (e.g., accident or injury) 2.6Note E: Use with caution Note * 20.2
Ageing 49.4 45.7
Undetermined 22.0 16.3
Other 9.3 10.8
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