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 5: Age profile of clients who receive Self-directed Support (Direct Payment) packages, 2001-2012

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Annex Table 5: Age profile of clients who receive Self-directed Support (Direct Payment) packages, 2001-2012

Number of clients
Age Group 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
aged under 65 192 240 393 606 1,010 1,345 1,669 1,937 2,145 2,488 2,957 3,386
aged 65+ 15 52 141 306 428 484 550 653 859 1,190 1,435 1,663
Unknown age 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 15 13 - - -
Total 207 292 534 912 1,438 1,829 2,233 2,605 3,017 3,678 4,392 5,049

Source: Self-directed Support (Direct Payments) Survey, Scottish Government
Note: 2007 and 2010 figures have been revised from previous publications.


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