Advertising spend COVID-19 related: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

1) Since January 2020, a monthly breakdown of any advertising spend by the Scottish Government for anything Covid-19 related.
2) Since January 2020, a monthly breakdown of any social media advertising spend by the Scottish Government broken further down by platform (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) for anything Covid-19 related.
Please provide this information in .csv format, if possible.


The answer to your question is in the attached csv file as requested. Please note that there was no Coronavirus advertising spend in January or February.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
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