Mental Health: key data sources

The data shown in the previous pages is drawn from routine surveys and datasets listed below. For further information on these sources please click on link provided.

Attitudes to Mental Health in Scotland: Scottish Social Attitudes Survey 2013

Scotland's Census 2011

Scottish Learning Disabilities Observatory

ISD Scotland General Practice information

Psychiatric morbidity among adults living in private households

Mental Health of Children and Young People

Scottish Health Survey

Scottish Household Survey

The Well? What do you think? National Scottish survey of public attitudes to mental health, well-being and mental health problems has been run four times since 2002:

Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC)      

Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS)

ISD - Mental Health in Scotland: Information Sources and Selected Insights, 2002 (1.4Mb)