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Census 2011 report

According to Census 2011, there are 20, 17, 406 Person with Disabilities who constitute 2.21% of the total population of West Bengal. This includes Persons with visual, hearing speech, locomotor mental retardation, mental illness and multiple disabilities. District-wise popular of Persons with Disabilities on the basis of type of disability as per Census 2011 is as under:-

Dist: Total PWDs Seeing Hearing Speech Movement MR MI MD Others
Bankura 77418 13122 10311 5403 15935 5784 3778 9906 13179
Birbhum 75061 12636 10111 4467 17383 5179 3081 8853 13351
Burdwan 152930 28969 24421 11942 25239 10925 5723 13599 32112
Coochbehar 56831 11243 10336 3978 8414 3048 2137 5719 11956
Dakshin Dinajpur 35713 7727 5034 2177 6028 2694 1038 3841 7174
Darjeeling 40136 5808 10112 3262 4294 1796 1276 5434 8154
Hooghly 109448 19681 14910 9542 18775 8897 4443 10354 22846
Howrah 104949 22074 17857 8704 14418 8192 3306 8051 22347
Jalpaiguri 82420 15679 13918 6700 13123 4731 3710 9733 14826
Kolkata 121410 34040 22723 9133 11532 7652 3159 5297 27874
Malda 84158 20005 13631 5678 12820 5820 2806 7870 15528
Murshidabad 165505 32466 23833 11450 33203 12157 6379 18351 17531
Nadia 93759 17130 10578 6057 20590 6773 4050 1108 17531
North 24 pgs 219853 43998 40079 17582 28751 14017 7377 17020 51029
Paschim Medinipur 143573 32576 21179 10553 22561 9863 4679 15217 26945
Purba Medinipur 114088 23787 14437 8989 21254 8355 4155 13966 19145
Purilia 61788 12173 11640 4279 10687 2973 2135 6693 11208
South 24 Pgs 227129 60614 32965 13563 29707 14210 6524 20276 49270
Noth 24 Pgs 51237 10745 7147 3877 8231 3457 1759 5241 10780
Total 2017406 424473 315192 147336 322945 136523 71515 196501 402921