According to the 2008 National Population and Housing Census, the disability prevalence rate in Liberia is 3.1%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
16%
People without disabilities
26%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
6.7%
People without disabilities
6.8%

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

People with disabilities
34%
People without disabilities
40%

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

People with disabilities
40%
People without disabilities
55%

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

People with disabilities
5.5%
People without disabilities
11%

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

People with disabilities
2.2%
People without disabilities
2.1%

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

People with disabilities
1.7%
People without disabilities
2.2%

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
58%
People without disabilities
68%

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
38%
People without disabilities
46%

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
41%
People without disabilities
55%

Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
1.6%
People without disabilities
1.3%

Economic empowerment

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

People with disabilities
11%
People without disabilities
12%

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

People with disabilities
10%
People without disabilities
11%

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

People with disabilities
35%
People without disabilities
23%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors

People with disabilities
58%
People without disabilities
58%

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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