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Health and Community Care - Data Supplier Area

Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Bed Census

For information and guidance on the Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Bed Census, please see:



Learning Disability


From 2017, the Learning Disaibility Statistics Scotland which are published by the Scottish Commission for Learning Disability are being merged with the Social Care Survey to minimise duplication between the two surveys.  An event was held on 31 October 2016 to discuss options for merging the surveys.


From 2008, The Scottish Consortium for Learning Disability took over the collection of data on adults with learning disabilities using their eSAY database. More information from:


Prior to 2008

Adults with Learning Disabilities - The Same as You? 2007

Please note that the associated documents should download automatically. If you are having difficulties with any then please view the document type help or email SWStat@scotland.gsi.gov.uk.