Gaelic language (Scotland)

Mnemonic (reference code): LNUPWSNI​, LANSPWSNI, LANRPWSNI​, LANWPWSNI

Definition:​ This question asks the person's abilities in Scottish Gaelic through multi-ticking a list of 4 competencies.

Separate variables are provided on the output database for each type of competence.

Applicability: All people

Classification:

Code

Name

LNUPWSNI

0

Cannot understand spoken language

1

Can understand spoken language

LANSPWSNI

0

Cannot speak language

1

Can speak language

LANRPWSNI

​0

Cannot read language

1

Can read language

LANWPWSNI

0

Cannot write language

1

Can write language

Total number of categories for each variable: 2

Output:

CAS206

S206

KS06

T27

UV12

Census Areas Statistics (CAS), Census Areas Statistics Theme (CAST), Key Statistics (KS) and Univariate (UV) tables are available for all census areas.

Standard (S) and Theme (T) tables are available at ST Ward/ST Postcode Sector and above.