Study on exploring the incidence and costs of informal long-term care in the EU

EU-Study-on-incidence&cost-LTC-2021-coverThis study, prepared for the European Commission, aims to:

  • develop a common understanding of informal care and its key features and confirm this understanding with experts, 
  • estimate the number of people providing informal long-term care and to analyse their characteristics,
  • estimate the costs associated with the provision of informal long-term care for the individual and the State, using different cost concepts.

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