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6.9
5.0
Comparison: 6.9
Unit: percent
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Persons with an Ambulatory Difficulty

Value: 5.0 percent
Measurement
Period:
2012
Location: County : Douglas
Comparison: U.S. Value
Categories: Health / Disabilities
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the percentage of the population aged 5 years and over with an ambulatory difficulty.
Why this is important: 
People with an ambulatory difficulty experience serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs. These difficulties may in turn limit their physical activity, leading to a further decline in health. Persons with an ambulatory difficulty may have unique requirements for accessibility, such as ramps or elevators.
Technical Note:  The regional value is compared to the national value.
American Community Survey single year estimates are available for geographic areas with populations of 65,000 or more.
Source: American Community Survey
URL of Source:   http://www.census.gov/acs/www/
URL of Data:   http://factfinder2.census.gov/
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: September 2013

Time Series Data

2008: 5.6 2009: 5.5 2010: 5.8 2011: 5.0 2012: 5.0

percent

Persons with an Ambulatory Difficulty by Age

5-17: 0.7 18-64: 3.7 65+: 20.3 Overall: 5.0

percent

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Stayed the same
Unit: percent
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Persons with an Ambulatory Difficulty

Value: 5.0 percent
Measurement
Period:
2012
Location: County : Douglas
Comparison: Prior Value
Categories: Health / Disabilities
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the percentage of the population aged 5 years and over with an ambulatory difficulty.
Why this is important: 
People with an ambulatory difficulty experience serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs. These difficulties may in turn limit their physical activity, leading to a further decline in health. Persons with an ambulatory difficulty may have unique requirements for accessibility, such as ramps or elevators.
Technical Note:  The trend is a comparison between the most recent and previous measurement periods. Confidence intervals were not taken into account in determining the direction of the trend.
American Community Survey single year estimates are available for geographic areas with populations of 65,000 or more.
Source: American Community Survey
URL of Source:   http://www.census.gov/acs/www/
URL of Data:   http://factfinder2.census.gov/
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: September 2013

Time Series Data

2008: 5.6 2009: 5.5 2010: 5.8 2011: 5.0 2012: 5.0

percent

Persons with an Ambulatory Difficulty by Age

5-17: 0.7 18-64: 3.7 65+: 20.3 Overall: 5.0

percent

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How are these indicators calculated? Return to Community Dashboard Home