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Latest News

March 2016 

Scottish House Condition Survey, Key Findings Reports 2014 & 2013

Please note that an error in the description of household types used in these reports has been discovered.  Detailed information is available in Revisions and Corrections.


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Scottish House Condition Survey

Scottish House Condition Survey

This is the largest single housing research project in Scotland, and the only national survey to look at the physical condition of Scotland's homes as well as the experiences of householders.

Fieldwork: The survey fieldwork runs from January to December each year, with the survey now an integrated component of the Scottish Household Survey.

Statistics: The latest survey report is available in the Reports and Documentation section.

Further Information

The following information is available within this website:

Summary of news and activities related to the SHCS
Main reports including key findings and technical reports
Analyses of interest to local authorities
Access to key microdata releases
New statistics being developed within the SHCS
Revisions and corrections to previously published SHCS data
Consultation activities with key users and stakeholders
Information for interviewees selected to participate in the survey
Contact details for the SHCS Project Team