According to the Demographic Health Survey 2016, the disability prevalence rate in Uganda is 6.5%

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Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems (Health insurance provided by the employer)

People with disabilities
0.5%
People without disabilities
0.9%

Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems (Health insurance provided by a mutual/community organisation)

People with disabilities
0.6%
People without disabilities
0.4%

Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems (Health insurance provided by social security)

People with disabilities
0%
People without disabilities
0%

Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems (Purchased health insurance)

People with disabilities
0.2%
People without disabilities
0.2%

Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems (Other type of health insurance)

People with disabilities
0%
People without disabilities
0%

Proportion of population subjected to physical, psychological or sexual violence in the previous 12 months

People with disabilities
47%
People without disabilities
39%

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
0.3%
People without disabilities
0.3%

Technology and innovation

Proportion of individuals using the Internet

People with disabilities
5.9%
People without disabilities
14%

Proportion of individuals who own a mobile telephone, by sex (individual level)

People with disabilities
44%
People without disabilities
50%

Proportion of individuals who own a mobile telephone, by sex (household level)

People with disabilities
68%
People without disabilities
76%

Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
18%
People without disabilities
32%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
9%
People without disabilities
15%

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

People with disabilities
55%
People without disabilities
59%

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

People with disabilities
27%
People without disabilities
36%

University completion rates [or university access rates as proxy]

People with disabilities
3.8%
People without disabilities
11%

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

People with disabilities
3%
People without disabilities
6%

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
46%
People without disabilities
58%

Economic empowerment

Proportion of adults (15 years and older) with an account at a bank or other financial institution or with a mobile-money-service provider

People with disabilities
14%
People without disabilities
15%

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

People with disabilities
22%
People without disabilities
16%

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

People with disabilities
11%
People without disabilities
10%

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

People with disabilities
20%
People without disabilities
13%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors [as alternative to 8.3.1 and 8.3.x]

People with disabilities
No data
People without disabilities
No data

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

People with disabilities
57%
People without disabilities
45%
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