Publications and Outputs
Scottish Household Survey 2016 (September 2017) - This report presents reliable and up-to-date information on the composition, characteristics (including disability) and behaviour of Scottish households, both nationally and at a sub-national level.
Scottish Surveys Core Questions 2015 (November 2016) - Official statistics publication on equality groups across a range of measures from harmonised questions across the major SG population surveys. This publication provides statistics centred around protected equality characteristics and sub-national geographies: age, disability, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, country of birth, deprivation and Health Board/Police Scotland Division.
Analysis of Equality Results from the 2011 Census - Part 2 (2015) - Brings together relevant statistics from the census and other sources to paint a highly detailed picture of equality in Scotland. The policy areas covered are Labour Market, Education, Housing and Transport. Chapter 4 presents an analysis of disability in relation to these topics.
Analysis of Equality Results from the 2011 Census - Part 1 (2014) - Analysis of Equality Results from the 2011 Census, including Ethnicity, Religion, and Disability.
Overview of Equality Results from the 2011 Census Release 2 (2014) - This paper provides further analysis of equality data originally released from the Census by the National Records of Scotland (NRS). It pulls this together into a user friendly format providing new analysis and insight, particularly around deprivation. The main equality strands included in the paper are ethnicity, religion and disability.
Scottish Ministers' Duty Reports: Events with Disabled People (2009) -A written summary report of 3 events that were held with disabled people in May 2009. Purpose of events was to find out disabled people's views on the Scottish Government's proposals for coordination of action across the public sector, as identified in Minister's Duty Reports published in November 2008.
Reporting on Progress towards Equality of Opportunity between Disabled Persons and Other Persons made by Public Authorities in Scotland (2008) - Reporting on Progress towards Equality of Opportunity between Disabled Persons and Other Persons made by Public Authorities in Scotland
Communication Support Needs: A Review of the Literature (2007) - This research reviews existing literature on the needs and experiences of people with communication support needs and highlights the implications these have for service provision.
Disability and Employment in Scotland: A Review of the Evidence Base (2005) - The report discusses the evidence base in relation to disabled people's access to and participation within the labour market and identifies gaps in current research in order to inform future research.
Investigation of Access to Public Services in Scotland Using British Sign Language (2005) - Research report exploring the extent of access to public services in British Sign language (BSL) by Deaf people. A DVD reporting on the research is available in British Sign Language.