Information on people with a learning, physical and sensory disability as at 31 March 2018.

Main points

  • There were 13,843 people on registers of people with learning disabilities, of whom 11,843 (86%) were living in community placements and 2,000 (14%) were in residential establishments.
  • There were 66,620 people on registers of people with physical or sensory disabilities. Of these, 39,284 (59%)¬†were registered as having a physical disability only.


Local authority registers of people with disabilities, 31 March 2018
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