We are currently running an Environment Statistics User Survey until 19th August, which sets out some proposed changes to Key Scottish Environment Statistics and Scottish Environment Statistics Online, and would greatly welcome your views.
This section provides Environment statistics for Scotland together with commentary, metadata and links to sources of additional information. The Scottish Government collects few statistics on the environment, but does collate and publish statistics from various other sources.
Key Scottish Environment Statistics 2014 - the report has an associated Excel workbook with tables and charts.
Scottish Greenhouse Gas Emissions 2013 – provides the first release of Scottish greenhouse gas emissions statistics for 2013. Scottish Greenhouse Gas Emissions 2012. Key Revisions Since 2008 documents the key revisions to the Scottish Greenhouse Gas Emissions statistics publications over successive years from the 1990-2008 inventory to the 1990-2012 inventory. There is a discussion of revisions in the 2013 release.
Scotland's Carbon Footprint 1998-2012 - Scottish greenhouse gas emissions on a consumption basis
Scottish Environment Statistics Online – online database – includes updates not included in the annual publications.
Scottish Environment News - provides updates to the work of the environment statistics branch and links to wider data releases and publications.