This indicator measures the percentage of young people who feel adults take their views into account in decisions which affect their lives.

Source of Data:

The data for this indicator is sourced from the Young People in Scotland Survey, a survey of Secondary school children across Scotland.

Information on the 2017 publication of this survey can be found here.

Information on the 2019 publication of this survey is to be confirmed.


A change of 4 percentage points is statistically significant.

There are a limited number of years for which data on this indicator has been collected, so there is limited sense of what magnitude of change might be expected.

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