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The Scottish Health Survey 2009: Volume 2 Technical Report

DescriptionScottish Health Survey 2009 - volume 2: technical report
ISBN2042-1613
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateSeptember 28, 2010

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ISBN 978 0 7559 9623 0 (Web only publication)
ISSN 2042-1613
DPPAS 10672

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Editors:

Catherine Bromley, Lisa Given, Rachel Ormston; Scottish Centre for Social Research.

Principal authors:

Joan Corbett, 1 Fiona Dobbie, 1 Mira Doig, 2 John D'Souza, 3 Lisa Given, 1 Linsay Gray, 4 Alastair Leyland, 4 Andy MacGregor, 1 Louise Marryat, 1 Tracey Maw, 5 Martine Miller, 1 Jennifer Mindell, 2 Rachel Ormston, 1 Marilyin Roth, 2 and Clare Sharp. 1

1 Scottish Centre for Social Research, Edinburgh.
2 Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL Medical School.
3 National Centre for Social Research, London.
4MRC/ CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow.
5 Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle.

Contents

Chapter 1: Methodology and Response

Table 1.1 Main sample household response, by Health Board
Table 1.2 Child boost sample household response, by Health Board
Table 1.3 Summary of adults' individual response to the survey, by sex
Table 1.4 Men in co-operating households, response to the stages of the survey, by age
Table 1.5 Women in co-operating households, response to the stages of the survey, by age
Table 1.6 Proportion of adults with valid samples for each blood analyte, 2008, 2009, by age and sex
Table 1.7 Summary of children's individual response to the survey, by sample type and sex
Table 1.8 Children in co-operating households, response to the stages of the survey, by age and sex
Table 1.9 Age distribution of responding adult sample compared with 2009 mid-year population estimates for Scotland, by sex
Table 1.10 Age distribution of responding child sample compared with 2009 mid-year population estimates for Scotland, by sex
Table 1.11 Age distribution of responding adult sample compared with 2009 mid-population estimates for Scotland, by Health Board and sex
Table 1.12 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for general health variables (adults)
Table 1.13 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for general health variables (children)
Table 1.14 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for dental health variables (adults)
Table 1.15 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for alcohol variables (adults)
Table 1.16 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for cigarette smoking variables (adults)
Table 1.17 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for fruit and vegetable variables (adults and children)
Table 1.18 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for summary physical activity levels (adults)
Table 1.19 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for meeting the physical activity recommendations (children)
Table 1.20 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for anthropometric measurement variables (adults)
Table 1.21 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for anthropometric measurement variables (children)
Table 1.22 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for CVD variables and diabetes (adults)
Table 1.23 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for hypertension variables (adults)
Table 1.24 True standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for blood analytes variables (adults)

Chapter 2: Quality Control of Blood, Urine and Saliva Analytes

Appendix A: Fieldwork Documents
Respondent Information Leaflet
Advance Letters
Language translations card
Stage 1 Leaflets - Interviewer
Stage 2 Leaflet - Nurse
Measurement Record Card
Household questionnaire, individual and nurse questionnaires
Stage 1 Show cards - Interviewer
Stage 2 Show cards - Nurse
Self-completion booklet for parents of 4-12 year olds
Self-completion booklet for 13-15 year olds
Self-completion booklet for young adults
Self-completion booklet for adults
Consent Booklet
NHSrecord linkage consent forms for adults and children
SGFollow-up consent forms for adults and children

Appendix B: Measurement Protocols

Appendix C: Health Board Areas

Appendix D: Glossary

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland