According to the 2004 Population and Housing Census, the disability prevalence rate in Jordan is 1.3%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
64%
People without disabilities
99%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
19%
People without disabilities
62%

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

People with disabilities
6.7%
People without disabilities
13%

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

People with disabilities
18%
People without disabilities
46%

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

People with disabilities
0.3%
People without disabilities
0.82%

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

People with disabilities
4.1%
People without disabilities
15%

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

People with disabilities
2.2%
People without disabilities
8.4%

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
51%
People without disabilities
97%

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
58%
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
56%
People without disabilities
89%

Economic empowerment

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

People with disabilities
61%
People without disabilities
43%

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

People with disabilities
30%
People without disabilities
15%

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

People with disabilities
75%
People without disabilities
34%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors

People with disabilities
19%
People without disabilities
14%

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.

Stigma and discrimination

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

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