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Dataset: Flood Disadvantage - Scotland
Provided by Scottish Government
Updated 15 Apr 2021

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The dataset on this page is a cache of the dataset It is a snapshot of the dataset as it appeared on 19 Apr 2021 08:45 GMT. The current dataset could have changed in the meantime. Attribution: Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

This dataset presents flood disadvantage for the whole of Scotland using the 2001 Data Zone geography. It includes 34 vulnerability indicators, social vulnerability to flooding, percentage of households exposed to flooding, flood disadvantage and geographical location. The dataset was produced as part of the Mapping Flood Disadvantage in Scotland project commissioned by the Scottish Government in 2015. The project aim was to provide a spatial assessment of social vulnerability to flooding and flood disadvantage in Scotland, to enable local authorities, service providers and other agencies to better target work around flood resilience and response, and in particular to assist local authorities in meeting their duties under the Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009. For further details, users can consult the full report accessible from the links provided.

Dataset:Flood Disadvantage - Scotland
Provider:Scottish Government
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Country:United Kingdom

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