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The Scottish Stillbirth and Infant Death Survey (SSBIDS) collects additional information on stillbirths, neonatal deaths and late fetal deaths.
All registrations to the National Records of Scotland of deaths
All Registrations to the National Records of Scotland of stillbirths.
The Rapid Preliminary Inpatient Data (RAPID) dataset contains the underlying admissions data which is used by System Watch. It enables access to the hospital admissions data submitted in its unprocessed state e.g. it does not contain predictions.
A subset of 2011 Census variables (and variable breakdowns) in the COVID-19 Research Database
The General / Acute and Inpatient Day Case dataset (SMR01) collects episode level data on hospital inpatient and day case discharges from acute specialities from hospitals in Scotland.
The Maternity Inpatient and Day Case dataset (SMR02) collects episode level data every time a mother goes in for an obstetric event (this can be an antenatal, delivery or postnatal episode).
The Mental Health Inpatient and Day Case dataset (SMR04) collects episode level data on patients who are receiving care at psychiatric hospitals at the point of both admission and discharge.
The Outpatients (SMR00) dataset collects episode level data from patients on new and follow up appointments at outpatient clinics in all specialities (except A&E and Genito-Urinary Medicine).
The Scottish Intensive Care Society Audit Group (SICSAG) has maintained a national database of patients admitted to adult general Intensive Care Units (ICU) in Scotland since 1995. Each line relates to a day of stay in critical care.