High cholesterol: data introduction

Table 1 shows the dimensions and geographies for which cholesterol data are presented, either within the data pages which follow or through hyperlinks.

Table 1: Data availability for Scotland

Data dimensions/geographiesData presented?
(Y=Yes; N=No)
By gender Y
By age group Y
By deprivation group Y
By NHS board area


By local authority area


Time trend Y
National target N
Comparison with UK/GB N
International comparison N

Please note: If you require the most up-to-date data available, please check the data sources directly as new data may have been published since these data pages were last updated. Although we endeavour to ensure that the data pages are kept up-to-date, there may be a time lag between new data being published and the relevant ScotPHO web pages being updated.