Demographics

Imagining the Future

Background and rationale

Note: A subsequent development of Imagining the Future saw the creation in November 2014 of a scenario planning tool in which we explore four different worlds that might emerge depending on the interplay of social, political and economic factors.

Growing up in Scotland (GUS)

Iriss.fm, episode 22

Following the lives of Scotland's children. An overview of the Growing Up in Scotland (GUS) study, which captures a picture of what life is like for children in Scotland, and the different pathways that children take as they grow up. The study tracks several groups of children through their lives collecting demographic and socio-economic data, as well as that from 1-1 interviews with parents with the aim of generating a view of the whole child.