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The Scottish Health Survey 2008

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Table 8.2 Prevalence of any CVD, any CVD or diabetes, aIHD, bIHD or stroke, by age and sex

Aged 16 and over
2008

Any CVD/any CVD or diabetes/ IHD/ IHD or stroke

Age

Total

16-24

25-34

35-44

45-54

55-64

65-74

75+

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

Men

Any CVD

4.9

5.9

6.8

10.3

22.0

35.8

45.0

15.1

Any CVD or diabetes

5.7

6.0

7.3

13.3

29.1

42.2

52.5

18.2

IHD

-

-

0.5

3.0

13.1

21.9

26.8

6.9

IHD or stroke

-

-

1.8

3.8

15.8

25.9

35.9

8.7

Women

Any CVD

6.4

5.7

8.8

12.9

18.9

30.9

35.5

15.5

Any CVD or diabetes

8.1

7.0

10.8

15.2

22.4

34.9

40.8

18.2

IHD

-

-

1.1

2.4

7.4

15.9

20.2

5.6

IHD or stroke

0.0

-

1.6

3.9

9.7

20.1

26.7

7.5

Bases (weighted):

Men

464

481

564

554

480

327

217

3086

Women

444

486

616

591

503

383

350

3372

Bases (unweighted):

Men

246

317

462

534

525

453

303

2840

Women

333

450

648

632

631

514

410

3618

a Types 1 and 2 combined
b Ischaemic heart disease, reported as doctor-diagnosed heart attack or angina