This report updates previous key findings about the state of the Scottish diet, and provides new insights into consumer attitudes towards changing the food environment, and information on calories consumed from alcohol.
The report provides information on retail purchase and price promotions in Scotland between 2010 and 2016, using data from Kantar Worldpanel. It provides new insights into sugar purchase and explores price promotions in more depth, including an analysis of cost and data by retailer.
Our most recent work on monitoring progress towards the Scottish Dietary Goals
Food Standards Scotland monitors progress towards the Scottish Dietary Goals using data from the Living Costs and Food Survey. This work is part of a rolling programme to update annual trends in food consumption and nutrient intakes.
The most recent interim report provides results upto 2015, however these results are provisional and will not be finalised until a full update is published in 2018.