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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 8710


  • Section: Q - Human health and social work activities
  • Division: 87 - Residential care activities
  • Group: 871 - Residential nursing care facilities
  • Class: 8710 - Residential nursing care facilities

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- activities of:
· homes for the elderly with nursing care
· convalescent homes
· rest homes with nursing care
· nursing care facilities
· nursing homes

This class excludes:
- in-home services provided by health care professionals, see division 86
- activities of homes for the elderly without or with minimal nursing care, see 8730
- social work activities with accommodation, such as orphanages, children's boarding homes and hostels, temporary homeless shelters, see 8790

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