Income and Poverty

Monitoring Poverty and Social Exclusion in Scotland 2008

  • Published 10th Nov 2008
  • Authors: Peter Kenway, , Tom MacInnes, , Guy Palmer,
  • Category: Income and Poverty

NPIhas produced its 2008 edition of indicators of poverty and social exclusion in Scotland, providing a comprehensive analysis of trends and differences between groups. Based on the latest available data, its starting point is that, while child and pensioner poverty in Scotland has fallen over the last decade, poverty among working-age adults has remained the same.

About this report
This report was funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and written by Peter Kenway, Tom MacInnes and Guy Palmer.