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Table 4 Informal/formal costs by location and type of care, and dementia severity for 2010

From: Who pays and who benefits? How different models of shared responsibilities between formal and informal carers influence projections of costs of dementia management

Total dementia population (2010)    
N = 232000 Severity Informal (AU$) Formal (AU$)
Location Type of care setting    
    Mild 585,370,800 .
Home (35%) Community; informal care with no formal care Moderate 857,666,000 .
    Severe 474,654,600 .
    Mild 385,236,000 37,584,000
Home (25%) Community; mixture of informal and formal care Moderate 328,860,000 321,813,000
    Severe 187,920,000 160,201,800
Institutions (40%)   Mild 65,772,000 1,452,343,200
RAC 1-4 RAC 5-8 Institutions; mixture of informal and formal care Moderate 112,752,000 1,378,080,000
(33%) (7%)   Severe 219,240,000 1,714,944,000
    Total 3,217,472,200 5,064,966,000