Disability Statistics Questionnaire 2017

The Arab Disability Statistics in Numbers publication is based on national data compiled and verified from NSOs through a questionnaire specially designed to address the needs of policymakers in the region, and those related to monitoring of the SDGs and, most importantly, of the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

The data collected provide a wealth of information on persons with disabilities in areas such as demography, education, employment, occupation, and industry, disaggregated by sex and geographical area.

Last updated: Dec 2017

Cluster: Gender Justice, Population and Inclusive Development

Focus Area: Inclusive development

Initiatives: Realizing the rights of persons with disabilities

SDGs: Goal 1: No Poverty, Goal 3: Good Health and Well-Being, Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth, Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities

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