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Health and Community Care - ScotStat

ScotStat is a network for users and providers of Scottish Official statistics. It aims to improve communication amongst those interested in particular statistics and facilitate the setting up of working groups on specific statistical issues. This page contains information on stakeholder engagement and activity conducted in relation to Health and Community Care.

Issues relating to Community Care statistics are discussed through the Commmunity Care Social Work Statistics Liaison Group (SWSLG).

Information on the Health and Care Committee can be found on the ISD Scotland website

How Can I Get Involved?

If you are keen to find out more about work relating to Health and Community Care Statistics or any other facet of the work of the Scottish Government Statistics Group, you can register with ScotStat to receive updates. More information ScotStat can be found on the ScotStat homepage, including a feedback form and information on the work of the ScotStat Board.

Health and Community Care - Consultation - ScotStat

Recent consultations

Consultation on a proposed new Official Statistics publication entitled "Expenditure on Adult Social Care Services, Scotland" was undertaken between 11 June and 31 July 2014. A summary of the consultation responses and the Scottish Governments response to these are available below.

ScotStat Committees/Groups

The Scottish Government consults users and providers of the statistics which relate to Health and Community Care via the SWSLG Community Care Group and the Health and Care Committee:

Information and papers relating to the Health and Care Committee can be found on the ISD Scotland website.

Key Stakeholders

Further information on key stakeholders will appear here.


Openness about planning and prioritising is a key requirement of National Statistics and of our commitment to users and providers.

The Statistics Forthcoming Publications list should provide information on future statistical outputs for the coming year. These can be viewed at:

You may also be interested in viewing the Statistics Planning page for the entire Statistics topic.