BICS weighted Scotland estimates: data to wave 64

Business Insights and Conditions Survey (BICS) weighted Scotland estimates containing data to wave 64

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Trading Status

The BICS asks businesses about their trading status. Businesses were asked for their current trading status at the time of completion of the survey questionnaire (22 August to 4 September 2022 in Wave 64).

Overall, the share of businesses ‘currently trading’ was estimated at 99.5% in Wave 64. The share of businesses reporting that they were fully trading was estimated at 97.4%. Accommodation & Food Services continued to be the industry sector with the lowest share of “fully trading” businesses, estimated at 91.7%.


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