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Scottish Household Survey - Survey Details

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Survey Details

This section provides background information on the Scottish Household Survey.

Overview | Methodology | Survey Content | Data Limitations | Managing Survey Development | Survey Review | List of Topics | Variable Lookup

Managing Survey Development

Managing Survey Development

The survey is being carried out jointly by a team of researchers from TNS-BMRB and Ipsos MORI Scotland. The Scottish Centre for Social Research was involved between 2007 and 2008.

The SHS Project Team are responsible for the day-to-day running of the survey and can be Contacted for further information.

A Technical Group(minutes for meetings are available here), comprising Scottish Government research and statistics professional staff and contractors is managing the development and implementation of the survey. The Technical Group:

  • Advise on data issues
  • Advise on questionnaire development and inclusion of questions
  • Advise on reviewing and re-tendering of survey
  • Review progress of contract-long and short term

A Reporting Group comprising the SHS Team, contractors and senior Scottish Government social researchers and statistician oversee:

  • Review of Progress Reports
  • Contract monitoring
  • Discuss and advise on fieldwork
  • Discuss and advise on data delivery

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