Employment and Training Division Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. Employment Ontario/Employment Services For Persons with Disabilities SDAG February, 2009. Objective.
Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Employment Ontario/Employment Services
For Persons with Disabilities
There are no statistics available that provide a break down of the Ontario disability population by community or city.
2001- Ontario Disabled Population = 1,514,380
2006- Ontario Disabled Population = 1,853,570
An increase of 339,190 persons or 22.40% in 5 years.
2006 Ontario Disability Demographic Breakdown
Age Under 15 = 82,820
Age Over 15 = 1,770,750 (of note 953,310 of these individuals are aged 25-64)
(source: Statistics Canada)
Source: Statistics Canada
(based on known disabilities and the premise that an individual may have one or more disability types)