Scottish Parents' Survey 2021 - children's rights: results

Findings on children’s rights from Scottish Parents’ omnibus survey children and families analysis 2021.

4. Awareness of UNCRC incorporation

Parents were also asked if they were aware that the Scottish Government is incorporating UNCRC into Scots Law. The majority (61%) said they were not aware, 23% said they were aware, but not in detail, and 16% said they were fully aware. See Figure 4.1.

Figure 4.1 – Parents’ awareness of The Scottish Government’s incorporation of the UNCRC into Scots Law.

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Parents with qualifications at degree level or above were more likely to be aware of UNCRC incorporation than those who had other qualifications (24% compared with 10%).



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