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Scotland´s health

Advancing understanding of Scotland´s health is one of NHS Health Scotland´s key roles. This section provides links to tendering information for contractors, information on population health trends, programme and policy evaluations and reviews, work around gathering and using evidence and also research publications.

Population Health Information

Information on patterns and trends in population health and links to sources of public health data.


Information on the evidence base for planning, designing and delivering health interventions and policies.


Details of the work of NHS Health Scotland’s Evaluation Team including evaluations of health improvement policies, programmes, and health-related legislation. Links to resources on Outcomes and Evaluation.

Research Publications

Research reports and other documents associated with research conducted or commissioned by NHS Health Scotland.

Reviewed 15/07/2014

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