Demand for long-term care for older people in England to 2031

Raphael Wittenberg, Linda Pickard, Adelina Comas-Herrera, Bleddyn Davies, Robin Darton (2001)

Health Statistics Quarterly 12 5-17


How best to finance long-term care has been the subject of considerable debate in Britain. This article outlines the methodology and results of a model (developed by the Personal Social Services Research Unit) that makes projections of demand for long-