Getting involved in the debate about Scotland's future

We conducted a poll of 1,003 adults across Scotland on behalf of the Future of Scotland partners.

We conducted a poll of 1,003 adults across Scotland on behalf of the Future of Scotland partners.

The questions highlighted the extent to which most Scots do not currently feel engaged in the ongoing constitutional debate about the future of Scotland and would like to feel like they are being consulted as the process moves forward.

It also outlines the views of Scots in relation to powers they would like to see devolved to the Scottish Parliament and those which should be retained at Westminster.

Technical Note

  • Results are based on a survey of 1,003 respondents conducted by telephone between 7th and 13th June 2012.
  • Data are weighted by age, sex and working status using census data, and tenure using SHS data, and by public-private sector employment by Scottish Government Quarterly Public Sector Series data.
  • An asterisk (*) indicates a percentage of less than 0.5% but greater than 0.
  • Where results do not sum to 100, this may be due to multiple responses or computer rounding.
  • Where the base size is less than 30 the number (N) rather than the percentage of respondents is given.

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