Scottish Economic Statistics 2008

This is the ninth edition of the annual publication Scottish Economic Statistics, which is produced by statisticians in the Scottish Government.

Chapter 5 footnotes

1 To find out more about poverty in Scotland see the Scottish Government publication 'Households Below Average Income 2006-07' at the following link:

2 To find out more about the Scottish Government Solidarity target see the 'Scotland Performs' website:

3 For further information on income definitions and sources of income please see the 'Guide To Income Statistics', Scottish Economic Statistics 2004 ( )

4 For further details see Jones, F - The effects of taxes and benefits on household income, 2006-07 -

5 These data available at

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