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Table 2 Average and total annual amount of economic benefit granted by the State for economic benefit for informal care, including the associated shadow and extended shadow cost sharing

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

  Amount of benefit granted by the State Shadow cost sharing Extended shadow cost sharing (opportunity cost method)
Average Standard Deviation Average Standard Deviation % Average Standard Deviation %
Scenario 1
 Mild 723.82 682.98 1112.18 747.22 60.58 14,096.85 11,770.98 95.12
 Moderate 1187.07 1139.56 2038.41 1241.60 63.20 17,863.61 11,601.59 93.77
 Severe 1645.59 1655.55 3006.09 1722.98 64.62 20,695.00 10,656.21 92.63
 Total 1179.15 1259.16 2036.99 1476.03 63.34 17,596.67 11,702.68 92.72
Scenario 2
 Mild 976.81 813.46 859.19 814.96 46.80 13.848,32 11,729.96 93.41
 Moderate 1609.61 1327.91 1615.87 1361.26 50.10 17,443.91 11.569.93 91.55
 Severe 2252.92 1950.29 2398.76 1921.62 51.57 20,090.04 10,606.69 89.92
 Total 1603.60 1501.60 1612.54 1538.84 50.14 17,172.51 11,634.85 91.46
Scenario 3
 Mild 455.79 564.05 1380.21 710.22 75.17 14,823.24 15,889.88 97.02
 Moderate 735.73 971.67 2489.75 1159.03 77.19 18,031.41 14,801.03 96.08
 Severe 1001.93 1391.86 3649.75 1591.07 78.46 20,986.66 14,685.90 95.44
 Total 727.86 1041.36 2488.27 1477.88 77.37 17,914.20 15,301.67 96.10
  1. Amounts in euros of 2017; Scenario 1 take for estimations average income, scenario 2 lower income range and scenario 3 upper income range. Source: own elaboration from the Spanish Disability and Dependency Survey