Publications and Output
Scottish Household Survey 2015 (2016) - This report presents reliable and up-to-date information on the composition, characteristics (including religion) and behaviour of Scottish households, both nationally and at a sub-national level.
Scottish Household Survey Local Authority Tables 2015 (2016) - The SHS Annual Report presents reliable and up-to-date information on the composition, characteristics and behaviour of Scottish households at a national level. The SHS 2015 Local Authority Tables provide comparable information at sub-national level (including for religion).
Characteristics of migrants in Scotland: Analysis of the 2011 Census (Revised October 2016) Compares characteristics (including religion) of migrants from European Economic Area (EEA) and non-EEA countries with the Scotland-born population and migrants from the rest of the UK.
Scottish Surveys Core Questions 2014 (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 and sex, disability, ethnic groups, 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 3 presents an analysis of religion in relation to these groups.
Analysis of Equality Results from the 2011 Census (2014) - Analysis of Equality Results from the 2011 Census, including Ethnicity, Religion, and Disability.
Overview of Equality Results from the 2011 Census Release 2 - 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 Government Equality Outcomes: Religion and Belief Evidence Review (2013) - This evidence review was prepared to support the production of the Scottish Government's Equality Outcomes, with regard to religion.
The Position of Scotland’s Equality Groups. Revisiting Resilience in 2011 - Discussion and analysis to inform an understanding of how well positioned people in Scotland with equalities characteristics are to access the benefits of economic recovery. Chapter 3 includes an analysis of religion.
Experiences of Muslims living in Scotland 2011 - This is the final report of a study into the experiences of Muslims living in Scotland, with specific focus on experiences of discrimination and religious intolerance.
Analysis of Religion in the 2001 Census (2005) - The report explores the characteristics of each of the religion groups in Scotland using information collected from the 2001 Census in Scotland.