20 September 2019 Dear Members of the Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee We represent a diverse range of researchers, academics, practitioners and data users working in universities, higher education agencies and other organisations across Scotland and the UK. Together we possess a breadth of expertise in the collection and use of data on identity characteristics,Continue reading “Letter against changes to the sex question in Scotland’s 2021 census”
Asking about ‘legal sex’ establishes a dangerous precedent for the collection of data related to other identity characteristics.
Click here to download the full PDF version of Looking beyond Scotland – Sex and gender in the census.
The final post in the series looks at how the Canadian census collects data about sex and and gender.