Publication - Statistics

Self-Directed Support (Direct Payments), Scotland, 2012

Published: 26 Sep 2012
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781782561163

Presents the latest figures on the number of people in Scotland who use Direct Payments to purchase and manage for themselves some or all of the social care and support services they need.

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Contents
Self-Directed Support (Direct Payments), Scotland, 2012
Annex Table 7: Value of Self-directed Support (Direct Payment) packages by age and client group, 2012

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Annex Table 7: Value of Self-directed Support (Direct Payment) packages by age and client group, 2012

Value of Direct Payments (£000s)
Client Group 0-17 18-34 35-49 50-64 65+ All Ages
People with dementia - 4 - 169 1,841 2,014
People with physical disabilities 1,243 5,841 6,843 8,764 3,664 26,355
People with learning disabilities 1,788 8,426 3,018 2,077 449 15,758
People with physical disabilities & learning disabilties 237 1,500 697 397 43 2,873
People with mental health problems 143 354 539 475 421 1,933
Frail older people - - - 93 7,448 7,541
Other 918 954 348 355 340 2,916
Total 4,329 17,080 11,444 12,330 14,206 59,389

Source: Self-directed Support (Direct Payments) Survey, Scottish Government


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