Culture Counts
The Collective Voice of Scotland's Cultural Sector

Environment Facts

Environment Facts

  • Those who perceive their local environment to be poor are more likely to report poorer physical and mental health.

Local environmental quality in decline - Keep Scotland Beautiful (October 2017) 

 

  • Poor local environmental quality significantly contributes to people’s fear of crime and how safe they feel in the area that they live in.

Local environmental quality in decline - Keep Scotland Beautiful (October 2017) 

 

  • Poor local environmental quality negatively impacts economic development at a national & local level.

Local environmental quality in decline - Keep Scotland Beautiful (October 2017)