According to the General Population Census VIII, Homes IV and Housing VI 2011, the disability prevalence rate in Uruguay is 5.2%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
52%
People without disabilities
97%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
13%
People without disabilities
38%

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

People with disabilities
98%
People without disabilities
97%

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

People with disabilities
36%
People without disabilities
43%

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

People with disabilities
2%
People without disabilities
2%

University completion rates [or university access rates as proxy]

People with disabilities
2.5%
People without disabilities
8.5%

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

People with disabilities
1.8%
People without disabilities
5%

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
69%
People without disabilities
100%

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
90%
People without disabilities
99%

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
89%
People without disabilities
99%

Economic empowerment

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

People with disabilities
24%
People without disabilities
17%

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

People with disabilities
9%
People without disabilities
4%

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

People with disabilities
49%
People without disabilities
19%

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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