Publication - Publication

Caring Together: The Carers Strategy for Scotland 2010 - 2015

Published: 26 Jul 2010
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9780755997138

The Scottish Government and COSLA are determined to ensure that carers are supported to manage their caring responsibilities with confidence and in good health, and to have a life of their own outside of caring.

Contents
Caring Together: The Carers Strategy for Scotland 2010 - 2015
APPENDIX 6 NUMBER OF UNPAID CARERS BY LOCAL AUTHORITY AREA

APPENDIX 6 NUMBER OF UNPAID CARERS BY LOCAL AUTHORITY AREA

Local Authority

Number of Unpaid Carers

Aberdeen City

25,111

Aberdeenshire

29,036

Angus

12,133

Argyll and Bute

10,790

Clackmannanshire

8,690

Dumfries and Galloway

22,216

Dundee City

14,027

East Ayrshire

21,844

East Dunbartonshire

12,862

East Lothian

13,095

East Renfrewshire

9,772

Edinburgh City

47,404

Eilean Siar

2,933

Falkirk

21,929

Fife

49,522

Glasgow City

66,371

Highland

29,523

Inverclyde

9,892

Midlothian

14,192

Moray

11,628

North Ayrshire

18,921

North Lanarkshire

48,957

Orkney Islands

1,989

Perth and Kinross

19,082

Renfrewshire

24,087

Scottish Borders

12,502

Shetland Islands

2,246

South Ayrshire

15,283

South Lanarkshire

38,023

Stirling

12,050

West Dunbartonshire

13,132

West Lothian

18,086

All Scotland

657,328

Source: Scottish Household Survey, 2007-08