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: