This Fiscal Update sets out how COVID-19 has affected the Scottish Budget and Scotland’s economic outlook.
We are Scotland’s official, independent economic and fiscal forecaster. We produce five-year forecasts twice a year to support Scotland’s budget cycle.
Award for Statistics Practice
Proud to be announced winners of the first ever award of its kind for our voluntary application of the Code of Practice for Statistics
Webinar – 3 September 2020
On 3 September 2020 we held our first live webinar, where we discussed our Fiscal Update and answered your questions.
Next forecast date
We’ll publish our next five year forecast for Scotland on 28 January 2021.
Our third Statement of Data Needs describes the main areas where we believe improvements are required in the data and information we use for forecasting.