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Moving Forward: Comprehensive Integrated Mental Health Plan, 2006-2011 

Figure 13
Population Age 18 and Over by Income Level
and Disability Status, 2010

Figure 13 

Source: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, Standard (email 7/28/11)

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey data from 2010 show that Alaskans aged 18 and over who experience a disability (i.e., limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental or emotional problems) have a significantly lower annual income than those not experiencing a disability. Nearly half of the BRFSS respondents who earn less than $15,000 per year experience a disability.