Table 37. Percent of Disabled and Nondisabled that Limit or Restrict Driving

Table 37. Percent of Disabled and Nondisabled that Limit or Restrict Driving

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Types of limitations or restrictions Disability status
Disabled Nondisabled
Percent Standard Error Percent Standard Error
Drive less often than used to 64.53 2.42 32.20 1.26
Avoid driving at night 51.50 2.21 25.78 1.08
Drive less in bad weather 66.34 2.09 49.75 1.39
Avoid high-speed roads and highways 38.42 1.97 21.77 1.05
Avoid busy roads and intersections 51.67 2.13 39.98 1.20
Drive slower than speed limits 22.02 1.66 14.92 0.99
Avoid left hand turns 11.37 1.49 8.41 0.71
Avoid driving during rush hours 57.98 1.90 41.99 1.44
Avoid driving unfamiliar roads or places 38.01 2.08 27.48 1.05
Avoid driving distances > 100 miles 47.24 2.13 21.91 1.06

NOTE: This table contains the weighted percent or weighted mean and the standard error. Cells with a small sample size (

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2002 National Transportation Availability and Use Survey