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The Scottish Health Survey 2008

Published: 29 Sep 2009
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Statistics
ISBN:
9780755981076

The Scottish Health Survey 2008

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The Scottish Health Survey 2008
Table 1.1 Main sample household response, by Health Board

Table 1.1 Main sample household response, by Health Board

Selected addresses/eligible households
2008

Address and household outcome

Health Board

Total

Ayrshire & Arran

Borders

Dumfries and Galloway

Fife

Forth Valley

Grampian

Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Highlands

Lanark-shire

Lothian

Orkney

Shetland

Tayside

Western Isles

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Main samplea

Selected addresses

389

429

219

671

309

832

1663

357

637

1044

191

182

495

187

7605

Ineligible addresses type a b

25

50

21

54

25

98

181

66

37

133

19

22

46

31

808

Addresses at which interview sought

364

379

198

617

284

734

1482

291

600

911

172

160

449

156

6797

Extra households sampled at multi-household addresses

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

1

0

4

Total eligible households

364

379

198

617

284

734

1482

291

600

914

172

160

450

156

6801

Table 1.1 - Continued

Selected addresses/eligible households
2008

Address and household outcome

Health Board

Total

Ayrshire & Arran

Borders

Dumfries and Galloway

Fife

Forth Valley

Grampian

Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Highlands

Lanark-shire

Lothian

Orkney

Shetland

Tayside

Western Isles

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Household response

Co-operating households c

215

59

252

66

139

70

432

70

166

58

459

63

785

53

190

65

363

61

469

51

127

74

123

77

302

67

117

75

4139

61

All interviewed d

179

49

199

53

118

60

346

56

128

45

356

49

627

42

151

52

279

47

382

42

110

64

108

68

252

56

95

61

3330

49

Fully co-operating e

165

45

186

49

106

54

317

51

116

41

311

42

541

37

136

47

235

39

350

38

99

58

97

61

240

53

91

58

2990

44

Non-responding households

149

41

127

34

59

30

185

30

118

42

275

37

697

47

101

35

237

40

445

49

45

26

37

23

148

33

39

25

2662

39

Non-contact - eligible

5

1

9

2

3

2

9

1

12

4

17

2

51

3

4

1

20

3

66

7

1

1

1

1

11

2

2

1

211

3

Non-contact - unknown eligible

11

3

6

2

6

3

12

2

8

3

26

4

57

4

23

8

3

1

40

4

4

2

6

4

7

2

5

3

214

3

Refusal

88

24

84

22

40

20

118

19

74

26

155

21

425

29

54

19

163

27

269

29

26

15

21

13

76

17

18

12

1611

24

Other non response - eligible

44

12

26

7

9

5

44

7

22

8

74

10

152

10

18

6

50

8

60

7

12

7

9

6

52

12

12

8

584

9

Other non-response - unknown eligibility

1

0

2

1

1

1

2

0

2

1

3

0

12

1

2

1

1

0

10

1

2

1

0

0

2

0

2

1

42

1

a This includes the Health Board boost household response
b Addresses where no private households were found
c Households where at least one person was interviewed
d All eligible household members were interviewed, but not all had height and weight measured or agreed to a nurse visit if eligible
e All eligible household members were interviewed, had height and weight measured and agreed to a nurse visit if eligible