Generating disability statistics: Models of disability measurement, history of disability statistics and the Washington Group Questions

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September 2020
25 pp

This paper provides an overview of progress towards the creation of accurate and comparable disability statistics, the critical issues that impact on the measurement of disability, and discusses one of the most prominent international efforts to improve data on disabilities โ€“ the Washington Group on Disability Statistics.

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