According to the IX National Population and Housing Census 2010, the disability prevalence rate in Dominican Republic is 12%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
68%
People without disabilities
83%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
45%
People without disabilities
49%

Participation rate in organised learning (one year before the official primary entry age), by sex

People with disabilities
73%
People without disabilities
88%

Participation rate of youth in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
48%
People without disabilities
53%

Participation rate of adults in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
6.5%
People without disabilities
10%

University completion rates or university access rates as proxy (25-54 years)

People with disabilities
11%
People without disabilities
12%

University completion rates or university access rates as proxy (55 years and above)

People with disabilities
4%
People without disabilities
7%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (below 25 years)

People with disabilities
78%
People without disabilities
79%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (25 years and above)

People with disabilities
76%
People without disabilities
86%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (15 years and above)

People with disabilities
77%
People without disabilities
89%

Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
2.1%
People without disabilities
2.1%

Economic empowerment

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (15-24)

People with disabilities
23%
People without disabilities
20%

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (25-64)

People with disabilities
16%
People without disabilities
14%

Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training

People with disabilities
34%
People without disabilities
26%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors

People with disabilities
28%
People without disabilities
25%

Proportion of population living below the national poverty line, by sex and age

People with disabilities
38%
People without disabilities
27%

Technology and innovation

In the data sources used on this portal, we were unable to find information relating to these indicators and this country.

We will update the portal with new sources of data when they are identified or generated.

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