Long-term monitoring of health inequalities. December 2017 report.

Scottish Government
Scottish Government
Publication date:
19 December 2017


Annual update of the 'Long-term Monitoring of Health Inequalities' indicators. The gap in health outcomes between the most deprived and least deprived areas of Scotland is reported for a variety of indicators in absolute and relative terms, including healthy life expectancy and a range of morbidity and mortality indicators relating to alcohol, cancer and coronary heart disease.