Income and Poverty

Monitoring Poverty and Social Exclusion in Scotland 2010

  • Published 22nd Sep 2010
  • Authors: Anushree Parekh, , Peter Kenway, , Tom MacInnes,
  • Category: Income and Poverty

This report is the 2010 edition of indicators of poverty and social exclusion in Scotland. It includes a broad review of relevant Scottish policy, using the framework of Achieving our Potential, the key Scottish policy document on poverty. Although Scotland entered the recession with lower unemployment and child poverty than England, it has fared worse since.

About this report
This report was funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and written by A nushree Parekh, Peter Kenway and Tom MacInnes. The facts presented and views expressed in this report are, however, those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Foundation.