All 32 Scottish local authorities submitted data returns regarding the money advice services they delivered or funded during the 2016-17 financial year. The data was analysed and a report was produced detailing the results.
The key findings were:
Reports were created for each individual local authority area containing the data submitted across the three years of reporting to date. Where possible, these reports outline any key performance changes in money advice services between 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17. Each individual report is available to download in full via the summary pages listed below.
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