COVID-19 in Pregnancy in Scotland

Outputs and information for the public

Official statistics on COVID-19 infection and vaccination in pregnancy

The COPS study is a partnership between Public Health Scotland and The University of Edinburgh. Statistics provided by the COPS study are shared on Public Health Scotland's website.

Data on COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy were included in the reports released on:

Information on a number of indicators relating to child and maternal health during the pandemic are available on theCOVID-19 wider impacts dashboard.

Public Health Scotland's COVID-19 wider impacts dashboard

The dashboard provides a high-level overview of how the COVID-19 pandemic and associated control measures are impacting on population health and health services across Scotland.

Journal articles

The COPS study also publishes findings in academic journals. Links to these articles can be found below:

SARS-CoV-2 infection and COVID-19 vaccination rates in pregnant women in Scotland - Summary in Plain English / link to full paper

Cohort Profile: The COVID-19 in Pregnancy in Scotland (COPS) dynamic cohort of pregnant women to assess effects of viral and vaccine exposures on pregnancy

COVID-19 in Pregnancy in Scotland (COPS): protocol for an observational study using linked Scottish national data

Metadata and Code

Metadata and code used in the COPS study is available through our GitHub site