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More students with disabilities attend schools than before, says report

November 3, 2016

A new census report says that nearly two-thirds of students with disabilities are now attending school.

This means that 61% of people with disabilities in the of age group 5-19 are getting an education.

The data shows an improvement of 11% from 2001. In the year 2001, only 50% of people with disabilities were attending school.

But people with multiple disabilities and mental illness did not attend any school.

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