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Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation 2012 - Background Data

Overall SIMD 2012 and individual domains

The following spreadsheet files contain the Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) 2012 scores and ranks, along with indicator data for each domain where available.

The SIMD 2012 is presented at datazone level and for each datazone, information is provided on:

  • the Local Authority it belongs to;

  • total population based on the 2010 small area population estimates;

  • working age population based on the 2010 small area population estimates;

  • score on SIMD 2012;

  • rank on SIMD 2012 (the datazone with a rank of 1 is most deprived and 6,505 is least deprived)

  • score/rate and rank on each of the individual domains;

  • the number of people who are income or employment deprived.

Spreadsheet files