Publications

If you're looking for a report or presentation slides from one of our events, please see the individual event page.  View our past events here.

You can also download a comprehensive list of all our publications (PDF).

Our complete collection of films, as well as an album of our infographics, is available on the edShare resource and learning platform.

Supporting vulnerable people on Glasgow streets: views of service providers

June 2019

| Report

This publication investigates the role and remit of various organisations involved in tackling complex issues in the city centre street population, to explore the issues they focus on and how they work together to address them.

Read more

Download PDF

Trends in earnings and income inequalities in Scotland and the UK 1997-2016

December 2018

| Report

This work aimed to explore trends in inequalities in earnings and overall household income within Scotland and other parts of the UK.

Read more

Download PDF

Recent mortality trends in Glasgow: 1981-2015

November 2017

| Report

This report presents recent mortality trends in Glasgow, including age- and gender-specific mortality and comparisons with the rest of Scotland.

Read more

Download PDF

The changing ethnic profiles of Glasgow and Scotland

September 2017

| Report

This report provides an understanding of the potential population health implications of the changing ethnic profiles of Scotland and, in particular, Glasgow.

Read more

Download PDF

History, politics and vulnerability: explaining excess mortality

May 2016

| Report

A synthesis of the research undertaken into excess mortality to date, which, from a detailed examination of all the available evidence, identifies the most likely underlying causes and, therefore, the most appropriate policy responses.

Read more

Download PDF

What Works in Community Profiling? Reflections from West Dunbartonshire

March 2016

| Other

This paper discusses the experience of What Works Scotland, the Glasgow Centre for Population Health and the West Dunbartonshire Community Planning Team in developing community profiles for the purposes of place-based working and locality planning.

Read more

Download PDF

Alcohol use across retirement: a qualitative study of drinking in later life

March 2016

| Report

This report presents the results of a qualitative exploration of older people’s drinking and the factors which influence their use of alcohol.

Read more

Download PDF

Glasgow: health in a changing city

March 2016

| Report

This report looks in detail at how health and life expectancy are changing in Glasgow and explores the changes to the city’s population, housing, environmental and socioeconomic circumstances over the last 20 years.

Read more

Download PDF

Exploring socio-cultural explanations of Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality

April 2015

| Report

An exploration of socio-cultural explanations of Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality in comparison with Liverpool and Manchester

Read more

Download PDF

Ten years of the GCPH: the evidence and implications

October 2014

| Report

This paper provides an overview of the evidence the GCPH has established and mobilised over the past ten years, and draws out the implications of this evidence.

Read more

Download PDF