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Table 1 Distribution of impairments among women with disability

From: Reproductive health of women with and without disabilities in South India, the SIDE study (South India Disability Evidence) study: a case control study

Impairment % No. (N = 247)
Blindness/Visual Impairment 2.8% (7)
Intellectual Impairment 4.4% (11)
Moderate/Severe Hearing Impairment 5.7% (14)
Generalized convulsive disorders 12.5% (31)
Physical Impairments 74.5% (184)
Distribution of Physical Impairments N = 184
Post-polio residual paralysis 44.6% (82)
Limb deformities including phocomelia 23.4% (43)
Amputated Limb 9.2% (17)
Joint Deformity 6.5% (12)
Cerebral Palsy 2.7% (5)
Burns 2.7% (5)
Club foot 1.6% (3)
Other Physical Impairments 9.2% (17)