Accessibility and Digital Inclusion Infographic
In honour of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), we created a free and accessible PDF infographic on accessibility and digital inclusion.
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Accessibility and Digital Inclusion
20% of Canadians over 15 that have one or more disabilities.
Seniors are Canada’s fastest growing age group and they are expected to make up 25% of the population by 2036.
More than one in three seniors has a disability.
Canadian with physical disabilities represent 14% of consumer spending, or $165 billion, making up a large and growing consumer group. By 2030, real spending by this group is anticipated to grow at 3x the pace of the overall population, representing 21% of the total consumer market or $316 billion annually.
88% of Canadians aged 65+ use the internet daily.
80% of Canadians with disabilities that use the internet.
65% of Canadians 65+ that own a smartphone.
71% of customers with accessibility needs will click away from websites they find difficult to use.
Not a Niche Market!
73% of all consumers include people with disabilities and their friends and family.
30% of Canadian consumers consider accessibility when deciding which business to visit.