Carers Census, Scotland, 2019-20 and 2020-21

Second publication of results from the Carers Census, covering unpaid carers being supported by local services across Scotland in 2019-20 and 2020-21.

This document is part of a collection

Data under Development

This is the second publication of the Carers Census. The data collection systems and quality assurance processes necessary to collect and process the data are still being developed. The statistics shown here, therefore, are data under development and should not be considered as National or Official Statistics.

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Health & Social Care Analysis


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