PfG 2016-21 Measurement Annex - % of population with GHQ12 scores ≥4 (signifying possible mental health problem)

Date published: 24 October 2017


The General Health Questionnaire (GHQ12) is designed to detect the possibility of psychiatric morbidity in the general population.  In 2016/17, 17% of NI Health Survey respondents scored highly (>4) in the GHQ12 measure.

Source: Department of Health