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Scottish Health Survey Topic Report: Equality Groups

Published: 30 Oct 2012
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781782561781

Topic report in the Scottish Health Survey series providing breakdowns of key health behaviours and outcomes by gender, age, ethnic group, religion, disability and sexual orientation.

95 page PDF

3.1 MB

95 page PDF

3.1 MB

Contents
Scottish Health Survey Topic Report: Equality Groups
Contents

95 page PDF

3.1 MB

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Authors:
Paul Whybrow1, Julie Ramsay2, Karen MacNee2

1 Economic and Social Research Council intern, based with Scottish Government
2 Scottish Government

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ISBN 978 1 78256 178 1 (Web only publication)
ISSN 2042-1605 Scottish Health Survey (Print)
ISSN 2042-1613 Scottish Health Survey (Online)
DPPAS 13525

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Contents

Notes to Tables

1 Introduction
1.1 Background
1.2 Equality Groups in The Scottish Health Survey
1.2.1 Gender
1.2.2 Age
1.2.3 Ethnic Group
1.2.4 Religion
1.2.5 Disability
1.2.6 Sexual Orientation
1.3 Structure of the report
1.4 Age Standardisation
1.5 Confidence Intervals

2 General Health and Mental Wellbeing
2.1 Measures of General Health and Mental Wellbeing
2.2 General Health and Mental Wellbeing by Gender
2.3 General Health and Mental Wellbeing by Age
2.4 General Health and Mental Wellbeing by Ethnic Group
2.5 General Health and Mental Wellbeing by Religion
2.6 General Health and Mental Wellbeing by Disability
2.7 General Health and Mental Wellbeing by Sexual Orientation

3 Dental Health
3.1 Measures of Dental Health
3.2 Dental Health by Gender
3.3 Dental Health by Age
3.4 Dental Health by Ethnic Group
3.5 Dental Health by Religion
3.6 Dental Health by Disability
3.7 Dental Health by Sexual Orientation

4 Alcohol Consumption
4.1 Alcohol Consumption Recommendations
4.2 Measures of Alcohol Consumption
4.3 Alcohol Consumption by Gender
4.4 Alcohol Consumption by Age
4.5 Alcohol Consumption by Ethnic Group
4.6 Alcohol Consumption by Religion
4.7 Alcohol Consumption by Disability
4.8 Alcohol Consumption by Sexual Orientation

5 Smoking
5.1 Measures of Smoking
5.2 Smoking by Gender
5.3 Smoking by Age
5.4 Smoking by Ethnic Group
5.5 Smoking by Religion
5.6 Smoking by Disability
5.7 Smoking by Sexual Orientation

6 Diet
6.1 Measures of Diet
6.2 Fruit and Vegetable Consumption by Gender
6.3 Fruit and Vegetable Consumption by Age
6.4 Fruit and Vegetable Consumption by Ethnic Group
6.5 Fruit and Vegetable Consumption by Religion
6.6 Fruit and Vegetable Consumption by Disability
6.7 Fruit and Vegetable Consumption by Sexual Orientation

7 Physical Activity
7.1 Physical Activity Guidelines
7.2 Measures of Physical Activity
7.3 Physical Activity by Gender
7.4 Physical Activity by Age
7.5 Physical Activity by Ethnic Group
7.6 Physical Activity by Religion
7.7 Physical Activity by Disability
7.8 Physical Activity by Sexual Orientation

8 Obesity
8.1 Measures of Overweight and Obesity
8.2 Overweight and Obesity by Gender
8.3 Overweight and Obesity by Age
8.4 Overweight and Obesity by Ethnic Group
8.5 Overweight and Obesity by Religion
8.6 Overweight and Obesity by Disability
8.7 Overweight and Obesity by Sexual Orientation

9 Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes
9.1 Measures of Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes
9.2 CVD and Diabetes by Gender
9.3 CVD and Diabetes by Age
9.4 CVD and Diabetes by Ethnic Group
9.5 CVD and Diabetes by Religion
9.6 CVD and Diabetes by Disability
9.7 CVD and Diabetes by Sexual Orientation

Appendix 1: Tables
List of Tables
Table 2.1 Proportion of adults who assessed their health as very good or good (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 2.2 WEMWBS mean score (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 2.3 Proportion of adults who scored 4 or more on the GHQ-12 questionnaire (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 3.1 Proportion of adults with 20 or more natural teeth (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 3.2 Experience of toothache in the last month (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 4.1 Prevalence of hazardous and harmful drinking (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 4.2 Proportion drinking above the recommended daily units of alcohol on heaviest drinking day in the past week (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 5.1 Prevalence of smoking (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 5.2 Mean number of cigarettes per day (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 5.3 Mean age started smoking (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 6.1 Consumption of 5 or more portions of fruit and vegetables per day (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 6.2 Mean daily portions of fruit and vegetables (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 7.1 Proportion of adults meeting physical activity recommendations (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 7.2 Proportion of adults participating in sport (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 8.1 Prevalence of obesity (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 8.2 Prevalence of overweight including obesity (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 9.1 Prevalence of doctor-diagnosed CVD (age-standardised), by equality group
Table 9.2 Prevalence of doctor-diagnosed diabetes (age-standardised), by equality group

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