Take the Scotland’s Outlook Poverty Quiz

How do you think it is out there? Sunshine on the horizon or is the worst yet to come? Take our quiz to find out the forecast where you are.

How many people in Scotland are living in poverty right now?
  • 15,000
  • 150,000
  • 500,000
  • More than 850,000
How many children become homeless each day in Scotland?
  • 20
  • 40
  • 60
  • 80
How many people visited a food bank in Scotland in the last six months?
  • Up to 5,000
  • Up to 10,000
  • 10,000 to 20,000
  • More than 20,000
How much longer will a boy born in a wealthy area of Scotland live compared to a boy born in poverty?
  • 5 years
  • 8 years
  • 11 years
  • 14 years
How much wealthier are Scotland’s richest households compared to its poorest?
  • Around 30 times richer
  • Around 70 times richer
  • Around 170 times richer
  • Around 270 times richer