BICS weighted Scotland estimates: data to wave 92

Business Insights and Conditions Survey (BICS) weighted Scotland estimates containing data to wave 92.

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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 (18 September to 1 October 2023 in Wave 92).

Overall, the share of businesses ‘currently trading’ was estimated at 99.7% in Wave 92. The share of businesses reporting that they were fully trading was estimated at 95.7%. Accommodation & Food Services was the industry sector with the lowest share of “fully trading” businesses, estimated at 86.3%.


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