Table 3

Prevalence of GHQ–12 >4 in the 1995 and 1998 Scottish Health Surveys.

Percentage (n)
19951998
Age (years)MenWomenMenWomen
16–2410 (709)16 (684)9 (702)17 (672)
25–3412 (962)22 (975)12 (939)18 (935)
35–4412 (834)19 (854)13 (894)19 (902)
45–5417 (737)22 (768)12 (766)20 (795)
55–6417 (583)16 (645)20 (599)19 (651)
Overall prevalence (95%CI)0.02 (0.02 to 0.03)0.02 (0.01 to 0.03)