Disability Facts

 
 
  • As a nation, 54 million Americans, or approximately one out of every five people, have a Disability
  • 845,000 individuals, or 9.7 percent of New Jersey’s residents, have at least one type of disability
  • Americans with disabilities represent the third largest market segment behind Baby Boomers and the mature market
  • Most consumers (60%) were unaware of individuals with disabilities
  • People with disabilities represent one of the fastest growing consumer segments in the U.S.