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This page provides information on the Scottish Household Survey Annual Report, including background information and links to the latest and backdated publications.
Scottish Household Survey Annual Report - Scotland's People
Scottish Household Survey
The Scottish Household Survey is a continuous survey based on on a sample of the general population in private residences in Scotland. This report presents reliable and up-to-date information on the composition, characteristics and behaviour of Scottish households, both nationally and at a sub-national level.
Provides household and invidual information particularly to support the work of the Scottish Government's transport, communities and local government policy areas.
The survey started in 1999 and up to 2011 followed a fairly consistent survey design. From 2012 onwards, the survey was substantially redesigned to include elements of the Scottish House Condition Survey (SHCS) including the follow-up Physical Survey component.
Under the new survey design, it is now possible to produce some results at Local Authority level on an annual basis.
Frequency of publication
The 2016 Scottish Household Survey local authority tables were published in November 2017
The 2017 Scottish Household Survey annual report will be published in September 2018
Scotland's People Annual Report: Results from the 2016 Scottish Household Survey
Scottish Household Survey Key Findings Summary Report
Scotland's People Annual Report: Results from the 2012 Scottish Household Survey
2012 Local Authority Tables
Urban Rural Classification 2011-2012 Analysis
Scotland's People Annual report: Results from 2009/2010 Scottish Household Survey
2009/2010 Web Tables
2009/2010 Local Authority Tables
Scotland's People Annual Report: Results from 2009 Scottish Household Survey
2009 Web Tables
Scotland's People Annual Report: Results from 2007/2008 Scottish Household Survey
2007/2008 Web Tables
2007/2008 Local Authority Tables
Scottish Household Survey: Annual Report - Results from 2007 and associated Revision notice
Scotland's People: Annual Report 2005/06
Scotland's People: Annual Report 2005
Scotland's People: Annual Report: Results from the 2003/2004 Scottish Household Survey
Scotland's People - Results from the 2003 Scottish Household Survey Annual Report
Scotland's People: Results from the 2001/2002 Scottish Household Survey
Scotland's People: Volume 5 Annual Report
Scotland's People: Results from the 1999/2000 Scottish Household
Scotland's People: Results from the Scottish Household Survey
>> View further information on all SHS Publications
Page updated: Monday, November 27, 2017