Share of children with long-term conditions in Scotland 2008-2018, by gender

This statistic displays the proportion of children who have a long-term condition, limiting or non-limiting in Scotland from 2008 to 2017, by gender. In the year 2017, 18 percent of boys and 17 percent of girls had a long-term health condition.

Proportion of children with long-term conditions in Scotland from 2008 to 2018, by gender

BoysGirls
200815%14%
200918%14%
201017%13%
201115%13%
201219%12%
201319%15%
201421%18%
201517%14%
201618%14%
201718%17%
201820%16%
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Source

Release date

January 2020

Region

United Kingdom (Scotland)

Survey time period

2008 to 2017

Number of respondents

1,979*

Age group

15 years and younger

Method of interview

CAPI interview, questionnaire

Supplementary notes

* Weighted bases: n (2008)=1,750, n (2009)=2,606, n (2010)=1,791, n (2011)=1,981, n (2012)=1,786, n (2013)=1,837, n (2014)=1,665, n (2015)=1,420, n(2016)=1,561, n(2017)=1,609.
Long-term conditions are defined as a physical or mental health condition or illness lasting, or expected to last 12 months or more.
A long-term condition was defined as limiting if the respondent reported that it limited their activities in any way.

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