This section of the release will focus on the 1,767,326 titles with an owner address in Scotland.
A reference to “owner address in Scotland” means those titles where the owner address supplied at time of registration is in Scotland.
Titles by type of owner
This chart shows that for titles with an owner address in Scotland:
- the majority (89.9% or 1,589,365 titles) were individuals (i.e. one or more natural persons)
- companies accounted for 5.2% (92,174 titles)
- 4.8% (84,151 titles) were categorised as other, which relates to non-commercial bodies, trusts or a mix of ownership types
- 1,636 titles could not be classified to an ownership type
The chart shows the owner in around nine out of every ten titles with an owner address in Scotland was one or more individuals (online table 16). Does not include the 1,636 titles that could not be classified to an ownership type.