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Free Personal and Nursing Care, Scotland, 2015-16

Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateAugust 29, 2017


A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 1 78851 180 3 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 284667

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Executive summary

1. Introduction
1.1 Number of FPNC Clients
1.2 Care Homes
1.3 Home Care
1.4 Expenditure

2. People receiving Free Personal Care and Free Nursing Care
2.1 Care Homes
2.2 Home Care

3. Expenditure
3.1 Care Homes Expenditure
3.2 Home Care Expenditure

4. Background information
4.1 Data Sources
4.2 Understanding the Statistics in this Report
4.3 Limitations of the data
4.4 Support Services
4.5 Changes in Local Authorities
4.6 Changes to the data
4.7 Data estimation
4.8 Cost of respondent burden
4.9 Further information

5. Data at Local Authority Level

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland