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£1568.8 per person

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Year2003
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TechniquePotential cost saving or value of resources reallocated
Description
This valuation details the fall in yearly hospital admissions due to physical activity in Scotland.
Yearly hospital admissions for coronary heart disease,colon cancer and stroke are estimated to fall by around 2,231 cases.This estimate, although cautious,is consistent with other economic benefit studies of physical activity.
References
Valuation Source: p.17, scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/47032/0017726.pdf Report Source: 'Let's make Scotland more active: A Strategy for Physical Activity' scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/47032/0017726.pdf Reference: Scottish Government Datasource: scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/47032/0017726.pdf

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