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Equality Quiz – How well do you know your patient groups?

 

  1. Using national estimates, how many people in Greater Glasgow and Clyde would you expect to identify as being lesbian, gay or bi-sexual?

 

    1. 5,000 – 7000
    2. 15,000 – 25,000
    3. 40,000 – 45,000
    4. 80,000 – 85,000

 

  1. What percentage of lesbian women have experienced domestic violence?

 

    1. 3%
    2. 10%
    3. 15%
    4. 25%

 

  1. What percentage of Deaf people avoid going to their GP because of communication challenges?

 

    1. 5%
    2. 15%
    3. 20%
    4. 25%

 

  1. How many years less do people with learning disabilities live compared to the national average?

 

    1. 1-2 years
    2. 3-4 years
    3. 5-10 years
    4. 15-20 years

 

  1. South Asian women are less likely to accept an invitation to be screened for bowel cancer than non-Asian women, but by what percentage?

 

    1. 20%
    2. 30%
    3. 40%
    4. 50%

 

  1. Men can expect to live how many years less than women in NHSGGC?

 

    1. 3-4 years
    2. 5-6 years
    3. 7-8 years
    4. 9-10 years

 

  1. What percentages of lone parents are female?

 

    1. 90%
    2. 80%
    3. 70%
    4. 60%.

 

  1. In a recent study of more than 1000 transgender people, what percentage reported suicide ideation (thoughts about taking their own lives)?

 

    1. 53%
    2. 84%
    3. 34%
    4. 22%

 

  1. And what percentage had attempted suicide at least once?

 

    1. 15%
    2. 35%
    3. 10%
    4. 18%

 

  1. Approximately how many people over the age of 65 are living in Scotland

 

    1. 500,00
    2. 700,00
    3. 1000,000
    4. 900,000

 

  1. What percentage of care home residents is affected by depression?

 

    1. 40%
    2. 30%
    3. 50%
    4. 70%

 

  1. Homeless people expect to live how many years less than the national average?

 

    1. 30 years
    2. 20 years
    3. 10 years
    4. 5 years

Answers

1. d

2. d

3. b

4. d

5. d

6. b

7. a

8. b

9. b

10. d

11. a

12. a

 


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