Publication - Statistics publication

2015 Scottish Maternity Care Survey Technical Report

Published: 15 Dec 2015
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781785448935

This report provides information on the technical aspects of the 2015 Maternity Care Survey, including development, implementation, analysis and reporting.

27 page PDF

425.0 kB

27 page PDF

425.0 kB

Contents
2015 Scottish Maternity Care Survey Technical Report
Contents

27 page PDF

425.0 kB

ISBN 978 1 78544 893 5 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 61129

This document is also available in pdf format (415k)

Contents

1 Survey Overview
Introduction

2 Outputs of the Survey
Hospital and NHS Board reports
Availability of data for further research

3 Survey Design
Survey development
Changes to the 2015 survey, compared with the 2013 survey
New questions
Survey materials

4 Sample Design
Sampling frame
Sample size calculation

5 Fieldwork
Mail-out
Data collection
Deceased patients

6 Data Entry and fieldwork quality control
Scanning process and data capture
Secure disposal
Free text comments

7 Survey Response
Overview
Overall response rates for NHS Board areas
Method of response

8 Analysis and Reporting
Introduction to analysis
Number of responses analysed
Weighting
Percentage positive and negative
Analysis by Health Board
Analysis of the free-text comments
Quality assurance of the national report
Revisions to previous publication

9 References

Annex A Per cent positive, PARTIALLY POSITIVE and negative results

Tables

Table 1 New questions for the 2015 Scottish Maternity Care survey

Table 2 Questions changed for the 2015 Scottish Maternity Care survey

Table 3 Questions removed from the 2013 Scottish Maternity Care survey

Table 4 Minimum sample size required for different sites

Table 5 Women selected to take part in the survey

Table 6 Response rate by NHS Board

Table 7 Method of response

Table 8 Number of responses to the per cent positive questions


Contact

Email: Emma Milburn