Table 12 : Percentage distribution of disabled population by cause of disability and sex, 1996
 

Cause of disability

Total

Women

Men

Total

100.0

100.0

100.0

Congenital Anamaly

43.8

51.0

39.1

By accident

35.7

26.1

42.1

Home Accident

10.9

13.0

9.4

Work Accident

9.7

6.6

11.8

Traffic Accident

12.0

4.8

16.9

Others Accident

3.1

1.7

4.0

By sickness

20.5

22.9

18.8

 
Source: NSO; Report of Thai Disabled Persons, Published 1999.