Quality of life rating

Monitoring

How do people receiving adult social care services rate their quality of life? This measure is calculated using a combination of responses to the Adult Social Care Survey, which asks how satisfied or dissatisfied users are with the 8 indicators of quality of life, such as personal cleanliness and safety.

Rates for quality of life are calculated from surevey responses. The maximum score is 24, a higher score is better.

2016 survey results for the question on the quality of life, calculates a score of 19.7 which is slightly higher than 19.1 for England, and 19 for West Midlands. Results for Shropshire have shown a gradual improvement in the quality of life indicator.