BICS weighted Scotland estimates: data to wave 95

Business Insights and Conditions Survey (BICS) weighted Scotland estimates containing data to wave 95.

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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 (30 October to 12 November 2023 in Wave 95).

Overall, the share of businesses ‘currently trading’ was estimated at 99.4% in Wave 95. The share of businesses reporting that they were fully trading was estimated at 97.0%. Accommodation & Food Services was the industry sector with the lowest share of “fully trading” businesses, estimated at 87.4%.


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