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Persistent Poverty in Scotland: 2010-2015

DescriptionEstimates of the proportion of people living in persistent poverty in Scotland in 2010-2014 and in 2011-2015.
ISBN9781786528124
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMarch 16, 2017

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An Official Statistics publication for Scotland

ISBN 978 1 78652 812 4 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 262600

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Contents

Key points

About this publication

Planned developments

Background Notes and Methodology

Chapter 1: Persistent poverty in Scotland
1.1 People in persistent poverty
1.2 Children in persistent poverty
1.3 Working Age Adults in persistent poverty
1.4 Pensioners in persistent poverty

Chapter 2: Scotland compared to other UK countries
2.1 People in persistent poverty by UK country
2.2 Children in persistent poverty by UK country
2.3 Working Age Adults in persistent poverty by UK country
2.4 Pensioners in persistent poverty by UK country

Annexes

Annex 1: Tables

Annex 2: Methodology
Data sources
Comparison with other sources
Time periods

Annex 3: Definitions

Annex 4: Where to Find More Information

An Official Statistics publication for Scotland