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1 Supported by ESRC Large Grants Programme

2 Life and Times Survey Annual survey, began in 1998 Monitor the attitudes and behaviour of people in Northern Ireland Time-series and public record of attitudes and behaviour Descendent of Northern Ireland Social Attitudes Survey Modular format

3 2006 survey Attitudes of a random sample of 1230 adults aged 18 years or over to: –Community Relations –Political Attitudes –Satisfaction with National Health Service –Informal Carers –Minority Ethnic People –Migrant workers

4 Available from today: –Questionnaires –Technical reports –Publications –Tables of results – by age, gender, religion –Data to download –Technical helpline

5 Who cares now? Changes in informal caring 1994 and 2006 Eileen Evason

6 Volume of caring % Cares for someone in same household 511 Cares for someone in another household 2114 All persons who are carers2623

7 Caring for two or more people

8 Who is being cared for? % Parents/in-laws4347 Another relative3418 Friend/neighbour103 Child/step child815 Spouse/partner518

9 Volume of caring, by gender % Males2217 Females2927

10 Age of carers % years years years2431

11 Hours per week spent caring % Under 10 hours hours hours1331 Dont know13

12 Days per week spent caring % days days days*4362 Dont know01 * 5-7 days is typically 7

13 Hours per week spent caring, by gender % MalesFemales Under 10 hours hours hours Dont know0313

14 Days per week spent caring, by gender % MalesFemales days days * days Dont know0001 * 5-7 days is typically 7

15 Who should provide care for elderly people? % Government6173 Relative2819 Friends or neighbours21 Voluntary organisations31 Other44 Dont know23

16 Supported by ESRC Large Grants Programme


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