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The 2012/2013/2014 health board figures have now been published.
The 2014 data is now available for download from the UK Data Service.
The validation study on changes in the waist circumference and blood pressure measurement is now available to download. --------------------------
The Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) provides a detailed picture of the health of the Scottish population in private households and is designed to make a major contribution to the monitoring of health in Scotland.
2014 Main Report- The latest Scottish Health Survey main report
2014 Summary Report- A short summary of the latest findings
2014 Supplementary Web Tables- Additional tables to those included in the main report
2014 Technical Report- A detailed desciption of the survey methodology
Survey Documentation- Includes user guides, questionnaires and variable lists
For a full list of publications, including topic reports and results from previous years, please see the Reports and Publications page. For information on accessing the data or replicating report tables, please see Analyst Help.
Key topics in the 2014 report include the following:
Other topics which featured in SHeS 2014 include Respiratory Health, Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes, and Inequalities in Health Risks.
Page updated: Wednesday, April 06, 2016