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S5W-00508: Willie Rennie (North East Fife)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 6 June 2016

To ask the Scottish Government how many attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drugs have been prescribed to children per 1,000 population in each year since 2011-12, broken down by (a) NHS board and (b) gender.

Answered by: Maureen Watt 22 June 2016

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The following table shows the volume of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drugs prescribed to children* per 1,000 population, 2011-12 to 2014-15, by NHS board and gender.

Financial Year

NHS Board

Gender

Items per 1000 population

2011

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Female

9.4

2011

NHS BORDERS

Female

43.2

2011

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Female

18.6

2011

NHS FIFE

Female

28.8

2011

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Female

15.5

2011

NHS GRAMPIAN

Female

21.4

2011

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Female

11.4

2011

NHS HIGHLAND

Female

18.6

2011

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Female

7.8

2011

NHS LOTHIAN

Female

12.0

2011

NHS ORKNEY

Female

13.1

2011

NHS SHETLAND

Female

7.0

2011

NHS TAYSIDE

Female

29.2

2011

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Female

3.0

2011

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Male

73.7

2011

NHS BORDERS

Male

246.0

2011

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Male

133.6

2011

NHS FIFE

Male

158.3

2011

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Male

119.3

2011

NHS GRAMPIAN

Male

134.9

2011

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Male

69.1

2011

NHS HIGHLAND

Male

84.3

2011

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Male

45.5

2011

NHS LOTHIAN

Male

69.3

2011

NHS ORKNEY

Male

43.4

2011

NHS SHETLAND

Male

42.2

2011

NHS TAYSIDE

Male

162.1

2011

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Male

14.2

2012

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Female

9.4

2012

NHS BORDERS

Female

50.1

2012

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Female

20.5

2012

NHS FIFE

Female

26.9

2012

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Female

17.4

2012

NHS GRAMPIAN

Female

24.1

2012

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Female

13.7

2012

NHS HIGHLAND

Female

20.6

2012

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Female

7.2

2012

NHS LOTHIAN

Female

11.3

2012

NHS ORKNEY

Female

16.0

2012

NHS SHETLAND

Female

7.9

2012

NHS TAYSIDE

Female

29.2

2012

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Female

8.1

2012

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Male

74.1

2012

NHS BORDERS

Male

286.0

2012

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Male

123.5

2012

NHS FIFE

Male

158.7

2012

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Male

123.6

2012

NHS GRAMPIAN

Male

139.6

2012

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Male

82.9

2012

NHS HIGHLAND

Male

90.4

2012

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Male

43.4

2012

NHS LOTHIAN

Male

70.6

2012

NHS ORKNEY

Male

45.6

2012

NHS SHETLAND

Male

66.3

2012

NHS TAYSIDE

Male

164.3

2012

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Male

12.5

2013

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Female

11.0

2013

NHS BORDERS

Female

73.7

2013

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Female

22.0

2013

NHS FIFE

Female

27.9

2013

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Female

17.1

2013

NHS GRAMPIAN

Female

23.5

2013

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Female

16.0

2013

NHS HIGHLAND

Female

22.5

2013

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Female

7.8

2013

NHS LOTHIAN

Female

13.6

2013

NHS ORKNEY

Female

20.5

2013

NHS SHETLAND

Female

12.5

2013

NHS TAYSIDE

Female

38.0

2013

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Female

6.1

2013

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Male

84.1

2013

NHS BORDERS

Male

304.0

2013

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Male

129.2

2013

NHS FIFE

Male

158.9

2013

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Male

121.3

2013

NHS GRAMPIAN

Male

152.7

2013

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Male

93.2

2013

NHS HIGHLAND

Male

91.2

2013

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Male

45.6

2013

NHS LOTHIAN

Male

78.5

2013

NHS ORKNEY

Male

35.9

2013

NHS SHETLAND

Male

66.5

2013

NHS TAYSIDE

Male

190.8

2013

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Male

12.0

2014

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Female

10.9

2014

NHS BORDERS

Female

78.8

2014

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Female

23.3

2014

NHS FIFE

Female

30.1

2014

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Female

16.3

2014

NHS GRAMPIAN

Female

24.5

2014

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Female

14.5

2014

NHS HIGHLAND

Female

22.8

2014

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Female

11.2

2014

NHS LOTHIAN

Female

14.6

2014

NHS ORKNEY

Female

14.5

2014

NHS SHETLAND

Female

16.0

2014

NHS TAYSIDE

Female

46.3

2014

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Female

1.1

2014

NHS AYRSHIRE and ARRAN

Male

83.9

2014

NHS BORDERS

Male

312.2

2014

NHS DUMFRIES and GALLOWAY

Male

123.3

2014

NHS FIFE

Male

167.8

2014

NHS FORTH VALLEY

Male

107.1

2014

NHS GRAMPIAN

Male

161.5

2014

NHS GREATER GLASGOW and CLYDE

Male

96.9

2014

NHS HIGHLAND

Male

95.8

2014

NHS LANARKSHIRE

Male

53.3

2014

NHS LOTHIAN

Male

78.3

2014

NHS ORKNEY

Male

40.3

2014

NHS SHETLAND

Male

52.6

2014

NHS TAYSIDE

Male

212.4

2014

NHS WESTERN ISLES

Male

10.8

* children are defined as age 19 and under.