This dossier presents information on the activity, finance, expenditure and occupancy of centres for the care of the elderly. Note that not all available resources for attending to the needs of the elderly appear. Specifically, social and healthcare centres, assisted housing or home care.
Economic Survey of Social Care Facilities for Senior Citizens 2009 form part of the Social Services Accounts project, which is an official operation forming part of the Annual Programme for Statistical Action 2010. These statistics are created by means of a collaboration agreement between the Statistical Institute of Catalonia (Idescat) and the Ministry of Social Welfare and the Family