a, Mainly rural local authorities are: East Ayrshire, Aberdeenshire, Clackmannanshire, East Lothian, South Ayrshire, Moray, Angus, Perth and Kinross, Highland, Dumfries and Galloway, and Scottish Borders.
b, Islands and remote rural local authorities are: Argyll and Bute, Shetland Islands, Orkney Islands and Na h-Eileanan Siar.
c, Pensioner poverty rates have remained relatively stable since 2008–2009, with 13% of pensioners in relative poverty in 2015–2016.
d, The 790,000 figure includes carers of all ages, including under-16s.
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