Publications and Outputs
Specialist Provision Evidence Finder (July 2015) A resource collating policies, strategies, guides, statistics and research on the provision of specialist housing and housing-related services in Scotland.
Housing issues for older people in rural areas (2008) This think piece offers expert reflections on policy actions inferred from the evidence base on older people's housing and support needs in rural Scotland.
Social Tenants in Scotland 2016 (February 2018) A statistical compendium presenting an overview of social tenants and social rented housing. Covers age, disability, ethnicity, gender, religion and sexual orientation
Scottish House Conditions Survey 2016 (December 2017) Statistics from the Scottish House Conditions survey, including fuel poverty. Fuel poverty is reported for households including a person over 65, and by income
Housing Statistics for Scotland - Housing for Older People, those with Disabilities and those with Supported Tenancies (September 2017) A range of statistics about housing for older people, those with disabilities and those with supported tenancies is provided by both public authorities and housing associations (2001-2012). Includes analysis of housing that is very sheltered, sheltered, medium dependency, adapted for wheelchair and ambulant disabled.
Understanding Disabled People's Housing Pathways: Initial Insights (January 2016) Research exploring a small selection of one group of disabled people's housing needs.
Evaluation of Local Housing Strategies Co-Production Pilots with Disabled People (December 2011) Findings from an evaluation of two pilots using co-production as a method of working with disabled people to ensure their needs are addressed in local housing strategies.
Domestic Abuse, Housing and Homelessness in Scotland: An Evidence Review (October 2010) This review provides some secondary analysis of relevant homelessness and housing statistics to provide a more in-depth overview of the scale of domestic abuse as a contributory factor to homelessness in Scotland.
The Impact of Population Ageing on Housing in Scotland (July 2010) This study provides analysis of the impact of population ageing on housing in Scotland. This looks at issues relating to housing stock, support services, adaptations and further related questions.
Review of the Twice Yearly Count of Gypsy/Travellers in Scotland (March 2010) Findings of a review into the Twice Yearly Count of the Gypsy/Traveller population in Scotland, including recommended options for the future of the Count.
Review of the private rented sector volume 2: Views and experiences of tenants in the private rented sector in Scotland (March 2009) As part of wider SG review on the Private Rented Sector, this report looks at the views and experiences of tenants in the sector in Scotland. Covers age, ethnicity and gender