Care and social services for the elderly and for persons with impairments

The register contains information on the scope of certain municipal services in accordance with the Social Services Act (2001:453) provided for elderly and persons with functional impairments.

The statistics, which are part of the official statistics of Sweden, are based on individual data (including consumers’ national registration numbers) which were gathered in 2007 for the first time.

In summary, the register includes the following information:

  • Persons who live permanently in special forms of housing
  • Persons in ordinary housing who were granted home help
  • Persons in ordinary housing who had a decision on assistance for home help services
  • Persons who had decisions on assistance for short-term care
  • Persons who had decisions on assistance for daytime activities
  • Persons who had decisions on assistance for living support

Contact

Lina Boberg
075-247 38 57