Publication - Statistics

Housing statistics 2018: key trends summary

Published: 25 Sep 2018
Housing and Social Justice Directorate
Part of:

Annual statistics up to 31 March 2017 on total new housing supply in Scotland across all sectors, along with information on various elements of local authority housing such as stock, lettings, house sales, evictions, housing lists, and housing for older people and people with disabilities.

Housing statistics 2018: key trends summary
A National Statistics publication for Scotland

A National Statistics publication for Scotland

The United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 and signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

Designation can be interpreted to mean that the statistics: meet identified user needs; are produced, managed and disseminated to high standards; and are explained well.

Correspondence and enquiries

For enquiries about this publication please contact:
Katrina Caldwell,
Communities Analytical Services, Scottish Government
Telephone: 0131 244 7229,

For general enquiries about Scottish Government statistics please contact:
Office of the Chief Statistician,
Telephone: 0131 244 0442,

How to access background or source data

For the data collected for this statistical bulletin publication:
☐ Most of the data that is collected is made available via Excel webtables at
☐ For some data items, further details may be made available on request subject to consideration of legal and ethical factors. Please contact for further information.

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