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Just under one in five Australians has a disability. The 2009 Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers found the disability prevalence rate was 18.5%, a drop from the 20% record in 2003 and 19% recorded in 1998.
For information on other ABS disability and carers related collections, see the Ageing or Health topics pages.
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