NDIP Reports

This page contains all of the reports on National Dental Inspection Programme reports on the oral health status of Primary 1 (P1) and Primary 7 (P7) children in Scotland.

Choose the report you want from the sidebar on the right.

Data from the latest P7  survey shown in the figure below demonstrates a decade of improvement  from just 53% of P7 pupils being free of obvious tooth decay in 2005  to 77% in 2017.

Each  NDIP report contains basic assessments for both year groups.  Detailed assessments are provided for P1 and P7 children in alternate years.


Scottish Health Boards Epidemiological Programme (SHBDEP) Reports, 1987-93:

Summary SHBDEP data from the Scottish Health Boards Epidemiological Programme which preceded the NDIP programme is also available for: