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Equality Characteristic Classifications

Equality Characteristic Classifications

The Scottish Government have developed a series of guidance notes to assist in the collection of equality information. These guidance notes provide practical advice on how to present recommended questions and how to analyse and disseminate the data. Guidance notes are available on age, disability, ethnic group, gender, religion/belief and sexual orientation. Collecting equality information guidance notes

We welcome any comments you have on these guidance notes, especially any relating to the practical application of the guidance. They will be revised and updated when necessary.

Please contact: equality-and-poverty-analysis@scotland.gsi.gov.uk

These equalities questions are part of a wider set of core harmonised survey questions.