Scottish farm business income: annual estimates: Methodology

Methodology for Scottish farm business income estimate publications

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This report provides information on the methodology of Scottish Farm Business Income (FBI) estimates. Information is included about the Farm Business Survey (FBS) methodology and sampling, estimation methods and limitations.

Details about the Scottish FBI estimates are included here in line with the European Statistical System (ESS) quality framework. This covers areas of statistical:

  • Relevance
  • Accuracy and reliability
  • Timeliness and punctuality
  • Accessibility and clarity
  • Coherence and comparability
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