Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Kansas City Ranks On Top 10 List For Access
A worthwhile local achievement and a trend that can still improve and maybe even get some better terminology . . .
Kansas City Is 2017’s 10th Best City for People with Disabilities
"WalletHub’s analysts compared the 150 most populated U.S. cities across 28 key indicators of disability-friendliness. The data set ranges from wheelchair-accessible facilities per capita to rate of workers with disabilities to quality of public hospital system."
Highlights of local achievement . . .
Living with a Disability in Kansas City (1=Best; 75=Avg.)
78th – Employment Rate for People with Disabilities
74th – % of People with Disabilities in Poverty
30th – Cost of Doctor Visit
53rd – % of People with Disabilities
32nd – Family Doctors & General Practitioners per Capita
60th – Median Earnings for People with Disabilities
Check the full report.
Developing . . .