BICS weighted Scotland estimates: data to wave 61

Business Insights and Conditions Survey (BICS) weighted Scotland estimates containing data to wave 61 (including data for Wave 60).

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In Wave 60, businesses not permanently stopped trading were asked if they had experienced any difficulties recruiting employees in June 2022.

Figure 10: Difficulties in recruiting employees had been experienced by 44.8% of applicable businesses. The highest rates of recruitment difficulties were reported by the Accommodation & Food Services (64.6%) and Administration & Support Services industry sectors (46.4%).

Source: Office for National Statistics – BICS – Weighted Scotland Estimates – Wave 60


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