How many wheelchair users are there in US?
Approximately 3 million
There are approximately 3 million wheelchair users in the USA. In Europe, there are more wheelchair users (approximately 5 million). When it comes to the United States of America, almost 1 in every 100 people is in wheelchairs. Most people use manual devices (more than 50%). The rest of them use electric wheelchairs. This is definitely a dangerous trend. Wheelchair ramps are extremely popular these days. You can easily find them almost everywhere. Moreover, 10 million people use walking aids, such as a cane or walker.