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S5W-00926: Miles Briggs (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 20 June 2016

To ask the Scottish Government how many care home places there are, broken down by (a) NHS board area and (b) whether they are in the (i) private or (ii) public sector.

Answered by: Aileen Campbell 18 July 2016

The number of registered care home places there are, broken down by (a) NHS board area and (b) whether they are in the (i) private or (ii) public sector is set out in the following table:

REGISTERED CARE HOME PLACES

Source: Scottish Care Home Census, snapshot at 31 March 2015 (table 4)

 

Local authority / NHS Sector

Private Sector

Voluntary Sector

NHS Ayrshire and Arran

94

3,111

277

NHS Borders

159

524

121

NHS Dumfries and Galloway

3

973

267

NHS Fife

368

2,571

115

NHS Forth Valley

293

1,583

269

NHS Grampian

344

3,371

815

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

1,048

6,623

1,734

NHS Highland

316

2,021

357

NHS Lanarkshire

399

3,950

430

NHS Lothian

934

3,526

905

NHS Orkney

114

0

4

NHS Shetland

142

0

16

NHS Tayside

328

3,273

431

NHS Western Isles

138

40

39

Scotland

4,680

31,566

5,780