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Scottish household survey: methodology and fieldwork outcomes (2014-16)

Published: 21 Aug 2019

Methodology of the Scottish household survey and information on fieldwork targets and outcomes from 2014-16.

Scottish household survey: methodology and fieldwork outcomes (2014-16)
Income imputation

During autumn 2008 the Scottish Government commissioned a feasibility study into the possibility of using data from the Family Resources Survey to improve the quality of income estimates produced from the Scottish Household Survey (SHS) and Scottish House Condition Survey (SHCS). The work also included examining the way in which income data in the SHS and SHCS were recorded and processed.