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09939: Persons receiving personal support contact, by age (M) 2009 - 2023

Dag Ragnvald Abrahamsen, Statistics Norway
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Fatima Valdes Haugstveit, Statistics Norway
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Håkon Torfinn Karlsen, Statistics Norway
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Bjarne Tautra Hoen, Statistics Norway
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2024-03-15 08:00
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User-controlled personal assistance/Practical assistance: personal support contact: 1504 Ålesund had significant decrease in number of users, from 166 in 2017 to 33 in 2018. 2018 figur is correct, figures up to 2017 are too high. Also, this implies that figures for the country, counties and KOSTRA group 13 has been too high up to 2017, and that the decrease from 2017 to 2018 is not real. Om statistikkbanktabellene for Sjukeheimar, heimetenester og andre omsorgstenester
Om datakvalitet i IPLOS og KPR
Due to incorrect reporting, Statistics Norway has removed figures related to user-controlled personal assistance (BPA) from the data basis for 3040 Nesbyen in the year 2021. The error had an impact on county and national levels. Figures for the year 2021 were corrected on 28 June 2022. Figures for 2022 on users of care services (Municipal Patient and User Register, KPR) were updated on 29 June 2023. Other figures for the care service were updated as planned on 15 June.


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