Open access to Scotland's official statistics

Explore, visualise and download over 200 datasets from a range of producers. Start browsing by theme, organisation, or geography. Or access programmatically using our APIs.

Whats new? Read about statistics.gov.scot's new Atlas feature.

Getting started

  • Introduction

    An overview of the features of statistics.gov.scot.

  • Browse Data

    Explore, filter and visualise all our datasets via the Data section.

  • Browse Areas

    Use our Atlas feature to explore areas about which we publish data.

  • About

    Some background about statistics.gov.scot.

Guides

  • New: Finding data about geographic areas

    Find out how to use the site's new Atlas feature to understand areas, their relationships and find data about them.

  • Data Cart

    How to use the data cart to make custom collections of data, and download them for re-use.

  • Viewing Data on a Map

    We often get asked by users how they can view data on a map.

  • Downloading Data

    Our website offers a variety of ways to download data. This guide shows you how.

  • Viewing Data as a Timeseries

    Our users often tell us that they like to be able to visualise trends in datasets over time.

  • Blog

    Read help guides on specific topics, and news from the team behind this site.