The consultation ran from 18 July to 12 September 2017. A total of 123 responses were received: 18 from individuals and 105 from organisations.
Table 1: Number of responses by category of respondent
|Category||Number of responses|
|Professional bodies and trades unions||9|
|Health and social care partnerships||6|
|Universities / academic units||5|
|Territorial health boards||5|
|Special health boards||2|
|Community planning partnerships||2|
|Alcohol and drug partnerships||2|
|Other public sector||7|
Of the 123 respondents, 120 gave permission for their response to be published by the Scottish Government. These responses can be viewed at https://consult.gov.scot/social-justice/the-socio-economic-duty/.