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Scottish Social Attitudes 2019: attitudes to young people

Findings of the questions in SSA 2019 covering the amount of say young people should have in decisions that affect their lives.

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This section contains the 2017 and 2019 results for questions on attitudes to young people.

Table 1: How much say should 11 to 15 year olds in Scotland have in decisions that affect their lives? (2017 and 2019, column %)
  2017 2019
% %
A great deal 7 8
Quite a lot 24 19
Some 45 44
Not very much 17 21
None at all 6 7
(Don't know) 1 1
(Not answered) - -
Sample size 1234 1022
Table 2: How much say should 16 to 18 year olds in Scotland have in decisions that affect their lives? (2017 and 2019, column %)
  2017 2019
% %
A great deal 32 28
Quite a lot 45 42
Some 19 25
Not very much 3 4
None at all 1 1
(Don't know) 0 0
(Not answered) - -
Sample size 1234 1022

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