The primary aim of official statistics in Scotland is to provide an accurate and up-to-date picture of the economy and society. All official statistics produced by Scottish Government are freely available under the Open Government Licence (OGL) as Crown Copyright.

Information on the type, title, date of publication and contact details for our year-ahead schedule of publications can be found at Forthcoming Publications


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Open Data & Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics

We are currently designing a new open data publishing platform and replacement SNS system for our statistics. We'd really like for you to be involved in this work to make sure we create a website that lets you access the right data in the right formats, when you need it.

Get in touch with us on Twitter, or email us.

Join the ScotStat Network

ScotStat is a network for users and providers of Scottish Official Statistics. It aims to improve communication amongst those interested in particular statistics and facilitate the setting up of working groups on specific statistical issues.

Now you can get in touch with us on Twitter too: @scotstat