Annex A: Sample sizes
YouGov results are based on a sample of c.1,000 adults 18+ across Scotland at each wave. YouGov apply weighting to the data to match the population profile to adjust for any over/under representations and to maximise consistency from wave to wave. Parameters used include age, gender, social class, region and level of education.
|Name||Sample size||Age group||Field dates|
|YouGov weekly survey||Wave 33: 1013||18+||Wave 33: 3-4 Nov|
|Wave 34: 1004||Wave 34: 10-11 Nov|
|Wave 35: 1009||Wave 35: 17-18 Nov|
|Wave 36: 1002||Wave 36: 24-25 Nov|
|Wave 37: 1020||Wave 37: 1-2 Dec|
|Wave 38: 1002||Wave 38: 8-9 Dec|
|Wave 39: 1009||Wave 39: 15-16 Dec|
|Wave 41: 1005||Wave 41: 29-30 Dec|
Fieldwork dates cover the period where the bulk of the survey fieldwork was completed. Usually a small number of interviews are completed on the morning after the dates shown. Fieldwork was paused for one week (week 40) for the festive period.