New Research Explores Disability at the Household Level (MT UCEDD)

August 7, 2017


pdf File Research Brief: Prevalence of Disability: Individual and Household Context (442KB) [download]

A new RTC:Rural Research Brief by RTC:Rural partner Christiane von Reichert, Ph.D., Professor of Geography at the University of Montana, presents research on disability rates at the household level. The brief, titled "Prevalence of Disability: Individual and Household Context" is available for download on the Geography and Rural Disability page on the RTC:Rural website.

This work highlights the number of people without disabilities who live in households with someone with a disability, and contributes to a larger study on migration and disability and rural/urban differences in disability levels. Text of a full article regarding this new publication may be found here: