Average Length of Stay
The mean and median length of stay across all sectors at council area and Scotland level in years.
'Complete length of stay' is calculated for long stay residents who were discharged from a care home during the census year and whose stay in the home has therefore ended.
'Incomplete length of stay' is calculated for residents who are still living in a care home at the end of the census year (31 March).
|Date||numeric||Format YYYYMMDD. This is the last day in the census year (31st March).|
|KeyStatistic||text||Mean and median length of Stay by Long Stay Residents|
|CA||text||Council area code (2011 configuration)|
|MainClientGroup||text||This is the group of adults in the care home(s) who make up the majority of all residents. Includes 'All Adults', 'Learning Disabilities', 'Mental Health Problems', 'Physical and Sensory Impairment', and 'Older People Aged 65 and Older'.|
|Sector||text||The sector in which the care homes are run. Only includes 'All Sectors' (i.e. Private sector, Local Authority/Health Board sectors, and Voluntary or Not for Profit sector combined together).|
|Value||numeric||Average length of stay in years.|
|Data last updated||October 29, 2020|
|Metadata last updated||April 30, 2019|
|Created||April 30, 2019|
|License||UK Open Government Licence (OGL)|
|created||over 2 years ago|
|last modified||6 months ago|
|on same domain||True|