This report on Phase 1 of the Scottish Government's Enterprise and Skills Review outlines Ministers' decisions to achieve stronger governance across a coherent enterprise and skills system; deliver flexible regional support; promote an open and international economy; streamline innovation support; align the functions of Scotland's learning and skills agencies, and develop the right digital and enterprise support.
This is the second Scottish Sea Fisheries Report which provides current information on the structure of employment and key characteristics, such as age, nationality, skills and remuneration for Scotland's sea fishing fleet.
Community planning is a key driver for public service reform at a local level. It brings together the collective talents and resources of local public services and communities to drive positive change locally. It focuses on where partners' collaborative efforts can add most value for local communities, with particular emphasis on reducing inequalities.
Characteristics of victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse incidents recorded by the police in Scotland.
This publication aims to provide an easily accessible reference document which offers information on a wide range of environmental topics. It covers key datasets on the state of the environment in Scotland, with an emphasis on the trends over time wherever possible. The data are supplemented by text providing brief background information on environmental impacts and data source, a summary of the trend and information on the potential factors affecting the trend.
Statistics regarding the area of crops and other farmland, livestock, agriculture workforce and rented farmland, for Scotland 2016.
This report presents the alcohol findings from the 2015 wave of the Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS). The research was commissioned by the Scottish Government and carried out by Ipsos MORI Scotland.
This report summarises the key alcohol findings from the SALSUS 2015 survey.
This report presents the drugs findings from the 2015 wave of the Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS). The research was commissioned by the Scottish Government and carried out by Ipsos MORI Scotland.
This report summarises the key drug use findings from the SALSUS 2015 survey.
This report presents the detail and findings of a mode effect study, which was conducted during the 2015 SALSUS survey to examine whether the different routes of administration (online versus paper) resulted in any difference in the data collected.
This report provides an overview of findings from SALSUS 2015. It outlines the prevalence of smoking, drinking and drug use in 2015 and the trends over time. It also looks at the risk factors and protective factors associated with substance use, sources of substances, attitudes towards substance use, and views on the support provided by schools.
This report presents the smoking findings from the 2015 wave of SALSUS. The research was commissioned by the Scottish Government and carried out by Ipsos MORI Scotland.
This report summarises the key smoking findings from the 2015 wave of the SALSUS 2015 survey.
This report provides detailed information on the fieldwork and data processing for the 2015 Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS). The guide also includes appendices on technical aspects of the survey, including data specifications and the questionnaire itself.
Definition of child sexual exploitation for Scotland and some key contextual considerations that should inform all professionals’ and agencies’ interpretations of their child protection responsibilities in relation to this form of abuse.
Definition of child sexual exploitation for Scotland, and summary of how the definition should be applied.
Summary Report on the Responses to the Crown Estate Consultation on Proposals For Establishing the Interim Body
The consultation contains a draft set of regulations required to deal with arrests not related to criminal offences. These regulations are required to ensure that the current practice for dealing with these types of arrest is maintained within the new system of arrest and custody procedures that Part 1 of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2016 will bring in.
A report by the Scottish Fuel Poverty Strategic Working Group.
The report proposes a fresh approach aimed at delivering the outcome of affordable warmth and energy use for everyone in Scotland