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:
Labour Market Statistics,
Office of the Chief Economic Advisor
Telephone: 0131 244 6773,
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
The data collected for this Statistical bulletin are available via web-tables on the Scottish Government website, Nomis and UK Data archive.
Complaints and suggestions
If you are not satisfied with our service or have any comments or suggestions, please write to:
The Chief Statistician,
3WR, St Andrew's House,
Telephone: (0131) 244 0302,
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Details of forthcoming publications can be found at: www.gov.scot/statistics