Disability rate for adults aged 15 years and over, by severity of disability, Canada, 20011

Standard symbols used by Statistics Canada publications

Severity of disability Percentage of adults
Mild 5.0
Moderate 3.6
Severe 3.9
Very severe 2.0
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.
Source: Statistics Canada, Participation and Activity Limitation Survey, 2001.