Health statistics

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ScotPHO health and wellbeing profiles 2010: Lanarkshire. These statistics compare the Lanarkshire statistics to the Scottish average.


Life expectancy statistics 1996 - 2009. Compared to Scotland, Glasgow is significantly lower. Image below from




Although breastfeeding rates are slowly rising in 2011 only 22% were exclusively breastfeeding in Glasgow,
these statistics also show the importance of targetting low income communities.