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Nursing And Residential Homes

Volume 115: debated on Tuesday 28 April 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list, by each appropriate local authority, the number of private nursing homes and private residential homes registered, and the number of beds involved.

For the latest available district health authority information, I refer the hon. Member to the summary booklet of private hospitals, homes and clinics statistics 1985, a copy of which is in the Library.Figures for residential care homes run privately (including those operated by voluntary organisations) are given in the table.

All registered homes

Voluntary homes

Private homes

Local authority within regions

Homes

Places

Homes

Places

Homes

Places

St. Helens6172380392
Wirral781,115917769938
Total1,06719,0581725,71589513,343

West Midlands

Hereford & Worcester1552,510195281361,982
Shropshire821,251131811,220
Staffordshire1071,80014404931,396
Warwickshire921,2933849254801
Birmingham1402,278357861051,492
Coventry50578138537493
Dudley37566510532461
Sandwell7123007123
Solihull1330871836125
Walsall161990016199
Wolverhampton25360410521255
Total72411,2661362,7195888,547

East Midlands

Derbyshire1242,007174361071,571
Leicestershire1091,58218554911,028
Lincolnshire1011,7409270921,470
Northamptonshire821,2781438568893
Nottinghamshire1481,701223681261,333
Total5648,308802,0134846,295

Thames Anglia

Bedfordshire549051127443631
Berkshire1062,01134979721,032
Buckinghamshire621,4443092332521
Cambridgeshire631,1371033653801
Essex2394,125541,6021852,523
Hertfordshire992,206341,044651,162
Norfolk2303,794256752053,119
Oxfordshire419011642525476
Suffolk1132,06423562901,502
Total1,00718,5872376,82077011,767

Inner London

Camden1433511264371
Greenwich94022247378
Hackney81624147415
Hammersmith21211105116
Islington61405108132
Kensington2288221839143
Lambeth213841122010164
Lewisham2330645719249
Southwark123571235700
Tower Hamlets4150415000
Wandsworth221,251171,0925159
Westminster79279200
City of London000000
Total1504,582993,455511,127

Outer London

Barking23800238
Barnet601,599261,08934510
Bexley44215337
Brent152537179874
Bromley511,0482771024338
Croydon691,1561842951727
Ealing397711744922322
Enfield3949258034412
Haringey31644234918153
Harrow31536516526371
Havering1526211214250
Hillingdon91785121457
Hounslow5203419914
Kingston upon Thames1822845414174
Merton22339818714152
Niewham71955171224

All registered homes

Voluntary homes

Private homes

Local authority within regions

Homes

Places

Homes

Places

Homes

Places

Redbridge23422718316239
Richmond upon Thames1858313497586
Sutton27509821819291
Waltham Forest1318823811150
Total4989,6861865,2773124,409

Southern

Dorset3254,600266432993,957
Hampshire4216,546461,1513755,395
Isle of Wight851,3577173781,184
Kent2394,574641,4901753,084
Surrey2024,367772,3691251,998
East Sussex4207,929481,8523726,077
West Sussex3475,494571,4472904,047
Wiltshire1061,58316348901,235
Total2,14536,4503419,4731,80426,977

South Western

Avon2373,619581,2011792,418
Cornwall1882,873143381742,535
Devon6189,990541,2995648,691
Gloucestershire1011,68025671761,009
Somerset1011,71112339891,372
Total1,24519,8731633,8481,08216,025
England8,315143,3541,52442,5066,791100,848