Disability in Victoria

People with a disability make up 18.4 per cent of the Victorian population. This figure includes people with different types and levels of impairment, children, young people, older people, women, men, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people living in rural or regional area, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Facts about disability including the incidence of disability in the community and economic and social outcomes of people with a disability are provided in this section.

Information about the Victorian Disability Advisory Council (VDAC) and the Victorian State Disability Plan 2013-2016 are included in this section.

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