Scottish index of multiple deprivation
The Scottish government website states that the Scottish index of multiple deprivation 2006 "combines 37 indicators across 7 domains, namely: current income, employment, health, education, skills and training, housing, geographic access and crime."
The principle behind the index is to target government action in the areas which need it most.
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