Type of disabilities among children aged 0 to 14 years with disabilities, by age groups, Canada, 20011

Standard symbols used by Statistics Canada publications

Type of disability2 Age groups
0 to 4 years 5 to 14 years Total
Total number of children Percentage of children Total number of children Percentage of children Total number of children Percentage of children
Hearing3 3,160E 12.1 20,590 13.3 23,750 13.1
Seeing3 2,090E 8.0 14,510 9.4 16,600 9.2
Speech4 66,940 43.3 66,940 43.3
Mobility4 21,150 13.7 21,150 13.7
Dexterity4 31,410 20.3 31,410 20.3
Delay5 17,820 68.0 17,820 68.0
Developmental4 46,180 29.8 46,180 29.8
Learning4 100,360 64.9 100,360 64.9
Psychological4 49,140 31.8 49,140 31.8
Chronic3 16,400 62.6 101,110 65.3 117,510 64.9
Unknown3 2,340E 8.9 4,950 3.2 7,280 4.0
... Not applicable
1. The Canada total excludes the Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. The sum of the values for each category may differ from the total due to rounding.
2. The sum of the categories is greater than the population with disabilities because persons could report more than one type of disability.
3. Applies to all children under 15.
4. Applies to children aged 5 to 14.
5. Applies to children aged 0 to 4.
Source: Statistics Canada, Participation and Activity Limitation Survey, 2001.