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The Scottish Health Survey 2008

Published: 29 Sep 2009
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The Scottish Health Survey 2008

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The Scottish Health Survey 2008
Table 1.6 GHQ12 scores, 1995, 1998, 2003, 2008, by age and sex

Table 1.6 GHQ12 scores, 1995, 1998, 2003, 2008, by age and sex

Aged 16 and over
1995, 1998, 2003, 2008

GHQ12 score a

Age

16-24

25-34

35-44

45-54

55-64

65-74

75+

Total 16+

Total 16-64

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

Men

1995

0

61

60

62

59

57

-

-

-

60

1-3

29

29

25

24

25

-

-

-

27

4 or more

9

11

12

17

17

-

-

-

13

1998

0

65

61

61

68

57

63

-

-

62

1-3

27

27

25

20

24

26

-

-

25

4 or more

9

12

13

12

20

11

-

-

13

2003

0

66

69

68

65

70

68

64

67

68

1-3

25

19

18

20

16

19

23

20

20

4 or more

10

12

14

14

13

13

14

13

13

2008

0

62

58

63

64

71

69

69

64

63

1-3

26

29

24

21

17

20

25

23

24

4 or more

12

13

13

15

12

11

7

12

13

Bases (weighted):

Men 1995

709

962

834

737

583

-

-

-

3825

Men 1998

702

939

894

766

599

464

-

-

3900

Men 2003

553

567

718

637

533

376

232

3614

3007

Men 2008

431

438

523

510

434

293

189

2819

2336

Bases (unweighted):

Men 1995

467

822

795

694

670

-

-

-

3448

Men 1998

395

751

818

679

672

564

-

-

3315

Men 2003

318

425

697

584

594

470

292

3380

2618

Men 2008

227

288

428

485

473

408

260

2569

1908

Women

1995

0

54

51

57

56

57

-

-

-

55

1-3

30

26

24

23

27

-

-

-

26

4 or more

16

23

19

22

16

-

-

-

19

1998

0

51

54

56

55

59

56

-

-

55

1-3

32

28

25

25

22

29

-

-

26

4 or more

17

18

19

20

19

15

-

-

19

2003

0

54

64

61

59

65

65

55

61

61

1-3

30

20

20

23

20

21

28

23

22

4 or more

16

17

18

18

15

14

18

17

17

2008

0

53

54

60

54

65

64

50

58

58

1-3

27

29

23

25

18

24

34

25

24

4 or more

20

16

17

21

17

11

16

17

18

Bases (weighted):

Women 1995

684

975

854

768

645

-

-

-

3924

Women 1998

672

935

902

794

651

572

-

-

3955

Women 2003

547

640

782

664

570

447

408

4057

3203

Women 2008

407

453

578

549

461

352

279

3079

2448

Bases (unweighted):

Women 1995

540

1141

976

811

858

-

-

-

4326

Women 1998

525

967

995

891

795

870

-

-

4173

Women 2003

391

582

853

763

737

527

432

4285

3326

Women 2008

304

419

606

589

579

475

329

3301

2497

a Scores range from 0 to 12