Scottish Exchange of Data (ScotXed)

Learning Directorate
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We support and develop a significant number of secure, efficient and effective electronic data exchanges between partners in the Scottish Government and wider service communities.


Read further information regarding the early learning and childcare census. 

The ScotXed Unit is part of Education Analytical Services Division within the Learning and Justice Directorate of the Scottish Government.

We provide data to our analytical colleagues within the Scottish Government for national and international statistical publications. Analytical products contribute to the evidence base for policy development and making. We adhere to the principles of the National Code of Statistics and the Data Protection Act (1998) when collecting data for research and statistical purposes. 

Children and young people

School education

Privacy information


ProcXed.NET is our on-line validation software that supports local authorities in collecting and validating data.