SBoD data 2015

The Scottish Burden of Disease (SBoD) 2015 data section provides information, and supporting files, on various aspects of the study. These include a package of Excel files containing detailed results for SBoD 2015:

Leading causes of disease burden (66Kb) - an excel file detailing the SBoD metrics for the 25 leading causes of disease burden, ranked by total DALYs, in Scotland in 2015, and includes:

  • Number of DALYs
  • Number of YLD
  • Number of YLL
  • Number of prevalent cases
  • Number of deaths

All conditions (158Kb) – an excel file detailing the SBoD metrics for all 132 diseases and injuries in the SBoD disease classification, and includes:

  • Number of DALYs
  • Number of YLD
  • Number of YLL
  • Number of deaths
  • Rank of DALYs

High level disease groups (73Kb) – an excel file detailing SBoD metrics for each of the 21 disease groups in SBoD (as defined in the Global Burden of Disease study) , and includes:

  • Number of DALYs
  • Number of YLD
  • Number of YLL
  • Number of deaths
  • Rank of DALYs
  • Rank of YLD
  • Rank of YLL

(Note that some disease groups are made up of a large number of separate diseases or injuries, while others include only a few specific conditions. Ranking by disease group and ranking by individual conditions may present different stories.)

In addition, further details on the methodology used in the YLL estimates in SBoD are available in our YLL technical paper (166Kb)

The list of READ codes, mapped from the ICD classification in the Global Burden of Disease study, by individual disease is available in attached READ codes (290Kb) excel file