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ISBN 978 0 7559 9616 2 (Web only publication) ISSN 0950 2254 DPPAS 10642
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This Report is accompanied by a Research Findings
Helena Crow Rural Analytical Unit Rural and Environment Research and Analysis Directorate Scottish Government
3 'PUSH' FACTORS ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO LEAVE RURAL AREAS
4 'PULL' FACTORS ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO MOVE TO RURAL AREAS
5 'STAY' FACTORS ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO REMAIN IN RURAL AREAS
6 'RETURN' FACTORS ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO MOVE BACK INTO RURAL AREAS, HAVING MOVED AWAY
7 POLICY IMPLICATIONS FROM THE LITERATURE
8 RESEARCH GAPS AND FUTURE RESEARCH NEEDS
ANNEX A - BIBLIOGRAPHY
ANNEX B - METHODOLOGY
The views expressed in this report are those of the researcher and do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers.
This report is available on the Scottish Government Social Research website only www.scotland.gov.uk/socialresearch.
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