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About labour market statistics

Contextual information and guidance on labour market statistics produced by the Scottish Government.

About labour market statistics


Openness about planning and prioritising is a key requirement of National Statistics and of our commitment to users and providers.

The latest Scottish Economy And Labour Market Statistics Plan provides a summary of planned outputs and developments in economic statistics, including labour market and can be viewed at:

The Statistics Forthcoming Publications list should provide information on future statistical outputs for the coming year. These can be viewed at:


Labour Market Statistics are included in the remit of the following group for external members.

Sub-Scotland Economic Statistics Group (SSESG)

The purpose of this Group is to develop and implement a strategy for prioritising and meeting the needs of sub-Scotland economic statistics users. The following pages contain information on the work of the group.

Contact us

If you are unable to find the data you require or re interested in anything include on these pages, please email the Labour Market Statistics Branch (



If you have any enquiries relating to Labour Market Statistics then please contact us at:


Telephone: 0131 244 6773

Fax: 0300 244 1060

Labour Market Statistics
OCEAES: Economic Strategy and Policy
Scottish Government
5th Floor
5 Atlantic Quay
150 Broomielaw
G2 8LU

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