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The Scottish Health Survey: Volume 1: Main Report

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Table 1.10 CIS-R depression and anxiety symptom scores, attempted suicide and deliberate self-harm, 2008/2009 combined, (age-standardised), by Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation and sex

Aged 16 and over with a nurse visit
2008/2009 combined

Mental health problems

Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation Quintile

SIMD 85/15

5 th (least deprived)

4th

3rd

2nd

1 st (most deprived)

85% least deprived

15% most deprived

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

Men

Depression symptom score

0

91

91

91

87

86

90

86

1

4

3

3

4

6

4

6

2 or more symptoms a

5

7

6

9

7

7

8

Anxiety symptom score

0

90

91

85

87

81

88

85

1

5

4

10

4

8

6

6

2 or more symptoms b

5

5

5

8

11

7

8

Attempted suicide

No - never

100

99

97

95

92

98

92

Yes - ever

-

1

3

5

8

2

8

Deliberate self-harm

No

100

99

97

98

97

99

98

Yes

0

1

3

2

3

1

2

Women

Depression symptom score

0

89

88

82

83

73

85

73

1

6

5

6

7

8

6

7

2 or more symptoms a

5

6

12

9

19

8

20

Anxiety symptom score

0

83

86

79

75

69

80

69

1

11

8

8

14

14

11

14

2 or more symptoms b

6

7

13

10

17

9

18

Attempted suicide

No - never

96

97

96

92

90

95

90

Yes - ever

4

3

5

8

10

5

10

Deliberate self-harm

No

97

97

96

95

95

96

95

Yes

3

3

4

5

5

4

5

Bases (weighted):

Men

218

256

198

199

195

911

155

Women

253

233

223

215

231

972

182

Bases (unweighted):

Men

203

232

194

188

157

855

119

Women

281

266

250

233

216

1082

164