Publication - Statistics

Scottish Health Survey 2017 - volume one: main report

Published: 25 Sep 2018
Directorate:
Population Health Directorate
Part of:
Health and social care, Research, Statistics
ISBN:
9781787812178

Presents results for the Scottish Health Survey 2017, providing information on the health and factors relating to health of people living in Scotland.

Table 1.7 Blood pressure level, 2003 to 2016/2017 combined

Aged 16 and over with a valid blood pressure reading and data on medication 2003 - 2016/2017 combined
Blood pressure level 2003 2008/2009 combined 2010/2011 combined 2012/2013 combineda 2014/2015 combineda 2016/2017 combineda
  % % % % % %
Men
Normotensive
Nurse / nurse equivalent 67 65 67 72 70 68
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 71 69 67
Hypertensive controlled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 6 8 8 5 8 8
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 5 8 8
Hypertensive uncontrolled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 6 7 7 6 6 6
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 6 6 6
Hypertensive untreated
Nurse / nurse equivalent 21 19 19 18 16 17
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 19 16 19
Total with hypertension
Nurse / nurse equivalent 33 35 33 28 30 32
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 29 31 33
Women
Normotensive
Nurse / nurse equivalent 67 69 68 71 74 73
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 71 73 72
Hypertensive controlled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 7 9 8 7 8 8
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 7 7 8
Hypertensive uncontrolled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 9 8 9 8 6 6
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 8 6 6
Hypertensive untreated
Nurse / nurse equivalent 17 15 16 13 13 13
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 14 13 14
Total with hypertension
Nurse / nurse equivalent 33 31 32 29 26 27
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 29 27 28
All adults
Normotensive
Nurse / nurse equivalent 67 67 67 72 72 70
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 71 71 70
Hypertensive controlled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 7 9 8 6 8 8
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 6 8 8
Hypertensive uncontrolled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 5 8 8 7 6 6
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 7 6 6
Hypertensive untreated
Nurse / nurse equivalent 18 17 17 15 14 15
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 16 15 16
Total with hypertension
Nurse / nurse equivalent 33 33 33 28 28 30
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 29 29 30
Bases (weighted):
Men 2032 899 815 879 888 754
Women 2383 998 879 949 959 826
All adults 4415 1897 1694 1828 1847 1580
Bases (unweighted):
Men 1933 839 736 828 802 668
Women 2538 1084 978 1037 1062 902
All adults 4471 1923 1714 1865 1864 1570

a Measurements were taken by an interviewer from 2012 onwards and converted to an equivalent of the nurse measure


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