Collaboratory: D/HH Population - 2011

Numbers of D/HH Persons as a proportion of the U.S. population: 2011

Source: 2011 American Community Survey public use data sample. Data analysis conducted using DataFerrett.

Comments: The 2011 ACS asked whether a person is deaf or has serious difficulty hearing. The results show that about 11 million individuals or 3.6 percent of the US population have some difficulty hearing.