Table 1

Individual characteristics of total GGC population, those referred, attenders and completers, n (%)

GGC adult population
N=924 727
Referrals
N=9677
Attenders
N=3250
Completers
N=2252
Sex*
 Women485 629 (52.5)6870 (71.0)2331 (71.7)1607 (71.4)
 Men439 098 (47.5)2807 (29.0)919 (28.3)645 (28.6)
Age groups (years)*
 18–24118 069 (12.8)694 (7.2)118 (3.6)66 (2.9)
 25–44313 970 (34.0)3543 (36.6)1006 (31.0)657 (29.2)
 45–64305 659 (33.1)4369 (45.1)1652 (50.8)1179 (52.4)
 65+187 029 (20.2)1071 (11.1)474 (14.6)350 (15.5)
SIMD 2012 quintile†
 Q1-most deprived331 977 (35.9)4778 (49.4)1388 (42.7)922 (41.3)
 Q2163 677 (17.7)1770 (18.3)600 (18.5)419 (18.7)
 Q3133 160 (14.4)1254 (13.0)481 (14.8)339 (15.2)
 Q4122 064 (13.2)970 (10.0)368 (11.3)265 (11.9)
 Q5-most affluent173 848 (18.8)844 (8.7)386 (11.9)290 (13.0)
 Missing61 (0.6)27 (0.8)17 (0.8)
BMI category‡ (kg/m2)
 30–35231 182 (25%)1232 (12.7)329 (10.1)225 (10.0)
 >35–403465 (35.8)1152 (35.4)764 (33.9)
 >40–4527 742 (3%)2611 (27.0)920 (28.3)658 (29.2)
 45+2369 (24.5)849 (26.1)605 (26.9)
  • *National Records of Scotland Small Area Population Estimates mid-2014.24

  • †Based on estimates from NHS GGC Director of Public Health report 2015–2017.25

  • ‡Based on estimates from Scottish Health Survey 2014.23

  • BMI, body mass index; GGC, Greater Glasgow and Clyde; NHS, National Health Service; SIMD, Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation.