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Pct benef musculoskel RoI 2011



Subject Keywords: Musculoskeletal. Health Status. Arthritis. Back. Pain. Benefit
Topic: Burden
Chronic Conditions
Catalogue: Data
Region: Administrative County
Carlow County
Cavan County
Clare County
Cork City
Cork County
Donegal County
Dublin City
Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown
Galway City
Galway County
Kerry County
Kildare County
Kilkenny County
Laois County
Leitrim County
Limerick City
Limerick County
Local Health Office
Longford County
Louth County
Mayo County
Meath County
Monaghan County
North Tipperary
Offaly County
Roscommon County
Sligo County
South Dublin
South Tipperary
Waterford City
Waterford County
Westmeath County
Wexford County
Wicklow County
Republic of Ireland

Percentage of the working age population aged 15-64 years in receipt of Disability Benefit for doseases of the musculoskeletal system.

Numerator: Department of Social Protection, 2010
Denominator: Census, 2011

Recipients of Disability Benefit were assigned to morbidity categories based on non-ICD medical diagnosis.

Date data covers:
01/01/2011 to 31/12/2011

Indicator numerator:
Number of people in receipt of Disability Benefit for diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

Indicator denominator:
Number of people aged 15-64 years

Cautionary notes:
The indicators are not directly comparable between Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland as they reflect different social welfare systems.

Pct benef musculoskel RoI 2011





Rights: IPH
Suggested citation:

IPH. (2012) Pct benef musculoskel RoI 2011 [Online]. Available from: [Accessed: 20th November 2019].


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