This report presents ten-year trend data (2010 to 2019) on two acute sexually transmitted infections (STIs) –​ genital chlamydia and gonorrhoea. 

Data on genital chlamydia and gonorrhoea infection are extracted from the laboratory diagnoses database, the Electronic Communication of Surveillance in Scotland System (ECOSS). This surveillance system is updated daily with positive test results from all Scottish diagnostic and reference laboratories. ​​​

General enquiries

If you have an enquiry relating to this publication, please email

Media enquiries

If you have a media enquiry relating to this publication, please contact the Communications and Engagement team.

Requesting other formats and reporting issues

If you require publications or documents in other formats, please email

To report any issues with a publication, please email

Older versions of this publication

Versions of this publication released before 16 March 2020 may be found on the Data and Intelligence, Health Protection Scotland or Improving Health websites.

Last updated: 21 March 2024
Was this page helpful?