Scottish social attitudes survey 2009: sustainable places and green space

S. Reid, John Curtice

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report


This report presents findings from the 2009 Scottish Social Attitudes survey on 3
key questions:
• What are the key factors that people in Scotland think makes somewhere a
good place to live?
• What is the role of greenspace in particular in making somewhere a place
people want to live?
• What is the relationship between perceptions of greenspace in the local area
and health, subjective well-being and social trust?
It also explores what people think about their local greenspace and how they use it
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
Number of pages124
ISBN (Electronic)978 07559 94465
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2010


  • social attitudes
  • scotland
  • social survey
  • countryside
  • green places
  • sustainability
  • environment

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