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Civilian noninstitutionalized population 85+: With a go-outside-home disability (Census 2000)

Definition: Percentage of noninstitutionalized civilians aged 85 and over who have a go-outside-home disability

Notes: Go-outside-home disability is defined as having a physical, mental, or emotional condition lasting 6 months or more that has made it difficult to go outside the home alone to shop or visit a doctor’s office.

Data calculated by Center on the Family using the following sources.

  • U.S. Census Bureau. (2004, October). Census 2000 special tabulation on aging (STP 9), P35: Age by type of disability for the civilian non-institutionalized population 55 years and over.


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