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Table 1 Number of hours of informal care received by individuals with dependency needs in Spain

From: Shadow and extended shadow cost sharing associated to informal long-term care: the case of Spain

  People who receive an economic benefit for informal care Informal care hours with max. 16 h/day Informal care hours without restrictions
Weekly Annual Weekly Annual
Average (n) % Average (SD) Average (SD) Average (SD) Average (SD)
Mild 232,473 52.18 57.77 (37.43) 3003.85 (1946.16) 71.76 (56.45) 3731.64 (2935.49)
Moderate 305,736 55.96 71.74 (35.37) 3730.53 (1839.21) 92.45 (56.48) 4807.47 (2937.00)
Severe 218,983 52.75 86.07 (27.49) 4475.48 (1429.67) 114.97 (48.80) 5978.44 (2537.60)
Total 757.192 53.87 71.59 (35.68) 3722.87 (1855.37) 92.61 (56.86) 4815.82 (2956.89)
  1. Source: own elaboration from the Spanish Disability and Dependency Survey
  2. SD Standard Deviation