Sexual health: introduction
This section of ScotPHO provides an overview of selected sexual health topics: teenage pregnancy and terminations, sexually transmitted infections (STI), long acting reversible contraception, and sexual wellbeing (including risk behaviours, sexual function, coercion and harm, and stigma).
- Information Services Division (ISD) publication Teenage Pregnancies, year ending 31st December 2014 (614KB).
- ISD publication Long Acting Reversible Methods of Contraception in Scotland, year ending 31 March 2016 (667KB).
- Health protection Scotland (HPS) STI surveillance reports.
- The 3rd National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (NATSAL-3) Scotland report.
These documents and their associated source material should be consulted for a more detailed examination of the data.
Information on the sexual health of the Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual (LGB) population in Scotland can be found within the ScotPHO Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual (LGB) section.