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Consulting on Scottish StatisticsScotStat 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.

Periodic consultations are conducted on the statistics collected by the Scottish Government. Further information can be found in the Statistics Topic areas. If you have any comments, queries or questions connected with Scottish Official Statistics please email the ScotStat Mailbox.

You can now follow us on Twitter: @ScotStat

The ScotStat Register

The register allows users and providers of Scottish Statistics to contact each other and consult on specific topics of interest. Registered users can consult on new collections, seek views on changes to existing collections and receive notification of new or forthcoming publications. Click here to access the register.

Privacy Notice (ScotStat Network):

Please be aware that the Scottish Government may provide contact information for ScotStat Network members to the UK Statistics Authority to enable them to deliver their functions in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007. As part of the assessment process The Authority needs to be able to contact users of statistics to discuss if their needs are being met.


We have launched a new Scottish Statistics Website which replaces Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics.

You can read more about or follow news from the Scottish Statistics team on our blog. We are very keen to receive feedback.

Telephone: 0131 244 0442