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Indicator: Environmental Services

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All the indicators relating to this service are are listed below. When you select the indicator you are interested in, some information about what the indicator covers will appear to the right of the list. You can view or download a numerical table for the data plus supporting graphs.

A full technical explanation for each indicator is also available and each includes links to the relevant underpinning data used to populate the indicators. The full technical details can be downloaded below.

What has changed?

Please note, the table below contains Scottish average figures, and the cost indicators have been calculated to take into account the impact of inflation over time.

Overall, in the five years covered by the data, the following key changes have occurred:


Indicator description average 2010-11 average 2011-12 average 2012-13 average 2013-14 average 2014-15 average 2015-16 change in value % change in value
Net cost of waste collection per premise £ --- --- 61.26 62.50 65.41 64.24 2.98 4.9
Net cost of waste disposal per premise £ --- --- 95.63 93.96 91.61 97.44 1.81 1.9
Net cost of street cleaning per 1,000 population £ 21,294 20,503 18,169 16,557 15,886 15,444 -5,849.8 -27.5
Street cleanliness score % 95.4 96.1 95.8 96.1 93.9 93.4 -2.0 ---
Cost of maintenance per kilometre of roads £ 13,896 12,462 11,954 11,307 10,352 10,791 -3,104.3 -22.3
Cost of trading standards per 1,000 population £ --- --- 5,502 5,809 5,764 6,035 533 9.7
Cost of environmental health per 1,000 population £ --- --- 17,750 18,621 17,776 17,472 -278 -1.6
% of waste recycled % 38.7 41.0 41.7 42.2 42.8 44.3 5.6 ---
% of adults satisfied with refuse collection % 81 --- 83 83 84 82 1 ---
% of adults satisfied with street cleaning % 73 --- 75 74 74 73 0 ---

Indicator: Environmental Services
ENV 1a: Net cost of Waste collection per premise
ENV 2a: Net cost of Waste disposal per premise
ENV 3a: Net cost of street cleaning per 1,000 population
ENV 3c: Street Cleanliness Score
ENV 4a: Cost of maintenance per kilometre of roads
ENV 4b, c and d and e: Percentage of A, B, C and U class roads that should be considered for maintenance treatment
ENV 5a: Cost of trading standards per 1,000 population
ENV 5b: Cost of environmental health per 1,000 population
ENV 6: Percentage of total waste arising that is recycled
ENV 7a: Percentage of adults satisfied with refuse collection
ENV 7b: Percentage of adults satisfied with street cleaning

Download technical detail for Environmental Services

pdf documentLGBF Measures - Metadata for Environmental Services Indicators

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