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School Education - Contacts

Contact Details

If you have any enquiries relating to School Education Statistics then please contact us at:

Education Analytical Services Division
Area 2-D (South)
Victoria Quay


Learning analysis unit
Email: school.stats@gov.scot
Telephone: 0131 244 0183 or 0131 244 0416

For analysis on:

teachers, including:
teacher vacancies
teacher workforce planning
teacher pay modelling
teacher numbers and profile


pupils, including:
pupil census
pupil number projections
additional support needs
class sizes
attendance & absence of pupils
school estate
school meals
destinations of school leavers
school leaver attainment


Scottish Exchange of Educational Data (ScotXed)
Email: ScotXed@gov.scot
Telephone 0131 244 0632

Responsible for managing and carrying out the above statistical data collections on education and children's issues, and the Maintenance of School Establishment's database for Scottish schools including issuing of SEED codes for new schools. Standard Tables and Charts (STACS)

Contacts for research and economic staff are listed in the education research web section

We welcome any comments on both the format and content of the website, including any problems you may encounter.

You may also contact the Statistician Group Enquiries for general information.