NHS Health Scotland
Outcome Indicators

5.3 Life long learning should be universal.


Education and learning throughout life is associated with improved mental health.[1, 2]


  1. Parkinson J (2007). Establishing a core set of national, sustainable mental health indicators for adults in Scotland: Final report. NHS Health Scotland: Glasgow. http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/2160.aspx  

  2. Dewe, P. and Kompier, M (2008). Foresight Mental Capital and Wellbeing Project. Wellbeing and work: Future challenges. The Government Office for Science: London.