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Disability prevalence: challenges for measurement.

Abstract

This article examines the methodology of measuring the prevalence rate of disability through a population based survey using the Capabilities Framework. It presents an example of the methodology used in the National Disability Survey in Afghanistan (NDSA) and discusses the general limitations and political implications involved. This paper is interesting for academics, practitioners and policy makers who are interested in disability prevalence.

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Type
Report
Author
Bakhshi P
Trani J
Year of Publication
2007
Number of Pages
43
Language
eng
Institution
Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre
Publication Language
eng