Changes in the Older Care Home Population at Local Authority Level between 2001 and 2011
Changes in the elderly care home resident population by local authority and region in England and Wales, 2001 to 2011 and differences in the proportions of residents aged 65+ and 85+.
Ethnic Variations in General Health and Unpaid Care Provision, 2011
This short story examines the inequality in general heath and in the provision of unpaid care between ethnic groups in England and Wales in 2011, taking account of the impact of providing unpaid care on general health, and whether this impacts more markedly in some ethnic groups compared with others. Analysis is at both national and regional level. This story is also accompanied by an infographic.
National Bereavement Survey (VOICES), 2012
This Statistical Bulletin reports the main results of the second national survey of bereaved people in England, 2012. The aim of the survey was to assess experiences of care in the last three months of life for adults who had died between 1st January 2012 and 30th April 2012. Full results with confidence intervals are available in the accompanying reference tables.
National Bereavement Survey (VOICES), 2011
The National Bereavement Survey (VOICES) aims to assess the quality of care delivered in the last three months of life for adults who died in England and to assess variations in the quality of care delivered in different parts of the country and to different groups of patients. It is conducted by the Office for National Statistics on behalf of the Department of Health.
Regional Trends, No. 42, 2010 Edition - Ageing across the UK (Pdf 1245Kb)
The population aged over 65 is becoming a larger percentage of the nation’s population, supported by a shrinking labour force. This article explores regional and sub-regional variations in the concentration of older people. Population projections indicate the expected future growth in the population at older ages. The article also investigates measures of wellbeing of the ageing population including benefits and income deprivation, life expectancy, aspects of health and social care, older workers, and qualifications and learning.
Health Statistics Quarterly - No. 31, Autumn 2006: Estimating residents and staff in communal establishments from the 2001 Census (Pdf 278Kb)
No. 31, Autumn 2006