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Scottish Health Survey 2012 - Volume 2 Technical Report

Technical report accompanying the release of the 2012 Scottish Health Survey

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Table 1.5 Men in responding households, response to the stages of the survey by age

Men aged 16 and over in responding households 2012

Individual response Age Total
16-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65-74 75+
% % % % % % % %
Interview
Interviewed 54 72 77 78 85 93 95 79
Not contacted/refused 46 28 23 22 15 7 5 21
Height
Measured 52 67 71 72 76 82 72 71
Refused 2 3 3 3 6 8 8 5
Measurement not attempted 0 2 3 3 3 3 13 3
Not contacted/not obtaineda 46 28 23 22 15 7 6 21
Weight
Measured 51 67 70 71 76 82 72 71
Refused 2 3 4 4 6 8 8 5
Measurement not attempted 1 2 3 3 3 3 13 4
Not contacted/not obtaineda 46 28 23 23 15 8 7 21
Biological module
Eligible for biological module 30 30 27 27 25 27 23 27
Of those eligible for biological module:
Completed interview 45 57 56 61 72 75 75 62
No interview 55 43 44 39 28 25 25 38
% % % % % % % %
Waist
Measured 45 56 53 59 68 75 73 61
Bio interview not completeb 55 43 44 39 28 25 25 38
Refused/not obtained 0 1 3 1 5 0 2 2
Blood pressure
Measured 45 53 52 59 69 75 73 60
Bio interview not completeb 55 43 44 39 28 25 25 38
Refused/not obtained 0 4 4 1 4 0 2 2
Saliva sample
Measured 44 49 48 58 63 72 71 57
Bio interview not completeb 55 43 44 39 28 25 25 38
Refused/not obtained 1 7 8 3 9 3 4 5
Urine
Measured 39 46 42 55 58 69 65 53
Bio interview not completeb 55 43 44 39 28 25 25 38
Refused/not obtained 6 11 14 6 14 5 9 9
Bases:
Men aged 16+ in responding households 315 316 448 524 429 416 236 2684
Men aged 16+ in responding households eligible for biological module 93 95 120 142 108 114 55 727

a Includes non-responders to interview as well as those refusing measurement.
b Includes non-responders to interview.

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