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This study focuses on the Scottish public’s attitudes towards MUP before and after implementation.

Research questions

  • To what extent does the public support the policy of MUP?
  • What are the reasons for agreement/disagreement?
  • How has agreement/disagreement changed over time?
  • Do different social groups have different attitudes to MUP?

Study description

We used data collected through the Scottish Social Attitudes Survey (SSAS) 2019 and data collected from their previous surveys to monitor changes in the Scottish public’s attitudes towards MUP before and after implementation.